Don't put a "crease" in my plans

Tuesday, November 27th, 2007

Western men's hockey: Western player crashes into UOIT goalie

Dental plan back on the agenda: Brits rejoice

Political action project aims to add pearly white protection to health plan

Tuesday, November 27th, 2007

Dental care to keep those pearly whites healthy might be covered under the USC health plan.

If you are an undergraduate student at Western and you actually check your Western email, you would have recently read a message about adding dental coverage to your health plan. (read more)

Internet filters will stay despite controversy

Tuesday, November 27th, 2007

The London Public Library will continue to filter Internet content after the LPL Board voted 5-4 in favour of an extension of its filtering pilot project.

“The filtering software will help mitigate the risk of unintentional exposure to inappropriate materials,” Anne Becker, CEO of the LPL, said. (read more)

We've all been greenwashed with enviro-guilt

Tuesday, November 27th, 2007

Listen up, tree-huggers! If you have ever bought an environmentally friendly product, chances are you have been greenwashed.

New research from Ottawa-based marketing firm TerraChoice found 99 per cent of items it researched were guilty of greenwashing " the act of misleading consumers about a product’s environmental benefits. (read more)

TerraChoice's Six Sins

Tuesday, November 27th, 2007

Hidden Trade-Offs:
Claims that emphasize a particular environmental benefit while overshadowing potential concerns.

No Proof:
Claims that do not offer any certification. (read more)

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