Stories by Susan Freinkel

Susan Freinkel is the author of Plastic: A Toxic Love Story and American Chestnut: The Life, Death, and Rebirth of a Perfect Tree. She has also written for The New York Times, Discover, Smithsonian, Mindful, and other publications. subscribe to Susan Freinkel's feed

Posted on: Sep 11, 2014, Source: OnEarth Magazine

Consumers have a new guide for plastics safety, but the game is still rigged in the favor of industry.

Posted on: Apr 22, 2014, Source: OnEarth Magazine

If we ban plastic bags, some dog owners ask, how will we scoop up after Fido? So let's give them better options.