Dean Foods Donates $100,000 to Study Organics

dean.jpgDean Foods has just announced a donation of $100,000 to the Organic Center for Education and Promotion, underscoring their efforts to look into healthier options. The grant goes to cover ‘reaserch’ into the benefits of organics, something that many are already convinced of, but which may strengthen the case for Dean to expand organic and other healthy product offerings. (via MyYahoo)

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Prior to TriplePundit Nick worked for Mother Jones magazine, successfully re-launching the magazine's online presence. He was instrumental in the creation of TreeHugger.com, managing the technical side of the publication for 3 years as well as an active consultant for individuals and companies entering the world of micro-publishing. He earned his stripes working for Gawker Media and Moreover Technologies in the early days of blogging.

Nick holds an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio School of Management and graduated with a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis.