All New Rooftops Must Be Covered in Plants or Solar Panels in France

November 12, 2019 at 2:06 pm




Frances’s new “green roof” law is cooling city streets, cutting heating and air conditioning costs, reducing water and air pollution, providing local, organic food and ecosystems for birds, bees and hundreds of other species

France Becomes The First Country to Ban All Five Pesticides Linked to Bee Deaths

January 24, 2019 at 7:24 pm




France’s new ban goes further than the European Union’s, which outlaws only 3 bee-killing pesticides 

France and Italy Force Supermarkets to Donate Unsold to Charity Food Rather than Dump It

June 18, 2018 at 10:24 pm




France recently joined Italy in making it illegal for grocery stores to dump or destroy good food. Instead of letting 1 in 8 Americans go hungry, maybe we should do this too.

France’s Bird Population Collapses Due to Pesticides

March 25, 2018 at 4:51 pm




Scientists say France is on the verge of “ecological catastrophe” as birds disappear at breathtaking rates