16 Dec '11, 11am

Check This App Before Ordering Sushi: This Sierra Club app lets you check mercury levels in popular fish.

Check This App Before Ordering Sushi: This Sierra Club app lets you check mercury levels in popular fish.

The app won't tell you if the fish you're enjoying is sustainably harvested, another key concern for green consumers, but it will help you keep a potent toxic substance out of your body. Mercury, released primarily from burning coal, rains down into the environment and contaminates fish. People are exposed primarily through eating seafood, and the health effects, particularly on developing children (pregnant women and nursing mothers take note), can be severe, including permanent reductions in IQ. Brain damage, in other words.

Full article: http://www.thedailygreen.com/going-green/tips/sierra-club...

Tweets

A New App for Sushi Lovers: A smartphone applic...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 13 Dec '11, 3pm

Dennis Yermoshin for The New York Times. Ikura, or salmon-roe sushi, is low in mercury contamination, according to a new s...

Green Blog: A New App for Sushi Lovers

green.blogs.nytimes.com 13 Dec '11, 3pm

Dennis Yermoshin for The New York Times. Ikura, or salmon-roe sushi, is low in mercury contamination, according to a new s...

An app for the elderly

tankinlian.blogspot.com 29 Dec '11, 2am

A fair compensation for infringement of copyright ST Online Forum: Consider a semi-regulated taxi sy... Copyright and the ...

New App Lets iPad Users Play With Real Live Pigs

New App Lets iPad Users Play With Real Live Pigs

treehugger.com 15 Dec '11, 4am

With tens of thousands of apps currently available for the iPad and iPhone, there is certainly no shortage of distractions...

Visiting London? Download our free iPhone city guide for info on what to do/see here in the capital...

Visiting London? Download our free iPhone city ...

cntraveller.com 16 Dec '11, 2pm

The Condé Nast Traveller London iPhone City Guide, brought to you in association with OMEGA, is the perfect companion with...

Ford teasing 2013 Fusion Hybrid with new interactive app

Ford teasing 2013 Fusion Hybrid with new intera...

green.autoblog.com 14 Dec '11, 1pm

, and the hype machine starts with a new app for the iPhone, iPad and Android devices. After downloading the app , you can...

Mercury: Poisoned By Tuna Fish | Care2 Causes

care2.com 15 Dec '11, 1am

There are smaller species of tuna that are less laden with Mercury. Also, it really irritates me seeing and hearing Americ...

UOB smartphone app lets users draw cash at ATMs - without their card

UOB smartphone app lets users draw cash at ATMs...

straitstimes.com 11 Dec '11, 11pm

Register family members or friends on the United Overseas Bank (UOB) personal banking website by keying in their names, id...

UOB Mobile iPhone App

UOB Mobile iPhone App

lesterchan.net 13 Dec '11, 1am

UOB launches First Mobile Banking app with Cardless Cash Withdrawals New mobile app sets the standard for mobile banking S...