Monday, September 24, 2007

Tea's Make You Smarter

A growing number of scientists theorize that tea is far more complex than most people might think. As a result, they are exploring new ways to uncover the chemical secrets nature has tucked into the leaves of green and black teas.

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Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Iced Tea Makers Recalled As Fire Hazard

West Bend is voluntarily recalling 10,000 iced tea makers because some components could fail and pose a fire hazard.

The product, IT400 Iced Tea Makers, were manufactured in China. No reports of injuries or incidents have been reported, according to a notice from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.

The products were sold at Bon-Ton department stores and hardware stores nationwide, the JCPenney catalog, and Internet retailers from April through July 2007 for between $40 and $50.

Tuesday, September 04, 2007

Rainforest Alliance Certified Tea

Unilever Foodsolutions has launched the first Rainforest Alliance Certified Lipton Kericho Estate Tea, to the UK. The new Lipton Kericho Estate Tea will come directly from Unilever's own 100% Rainforest Alliance Certified tea estate in Kericho, Kenya.