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Organic : a journalist's quest to discover the truth behind food labeling

Author: Peter Laufer
Publisher: Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, [2014]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"After eating some suspect "organic" walnuts that he was shocked to find were produced in Kazakhstan, veteran journalist Peter Laufer traces the origins of items in his pantry back to the source, learning how easily we are tricked into buying "organic" claims"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Laufer, Peter, 1950-
Organic
(DLC) 2014011001
(OCoLC)878117254
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Laufer
ISBN: 9781493011650 1493011650 9781493011667 1493011669 9781493009336 1493009338
OCLC Number: 882551238
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 275 pages)
Contents: Front Cover; Table of Contents; Body; Index.
Responsibility: Peter Laufer, Ph. D.

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"After eating some suspect "organic" walnuts that he was shocked to find were produced in Kazakhstan, veteran journalist Peter Laufer traces the origins of items in his pantry back to the source, learning how easily we are tricked into buying "organic" claims"--

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