Health Conern: Are Apples Safe to Eat? Apples, apple juice and applesauce are staples in the diets of millions of children, so if there are potential risks to kids from DPA, we need to know now. Read more at huffingtonpost.com.

Plastic Bottle Recycling, Recycled PET Price Increases. Plastic polyethylene terephthalate bottle recycling has increased 53 percent in 12 years. According to the National Association for PET Container Resources, in 2012, 31.8 percent of PET bottles in the US were recycled or 859,000 tons, up 6.6 percent. Read more at environmentalleader.com.

How to Keep Guests at Your Bar Longer. Getting your guests to stay at your bar past just one or two drinks is the secret to boosting profits. When new customers make the choice to order a drink at your bar you’ll want to do everything right to make it an alluring place to stick around! Here is how you can turn your bar into a mainstay attraction. Read more at restaurantnews.com.

8 Ways to Succeed in Today’s Marketing Environment. Marketing in 2014 is almost an entirely different business than it was just five years ago, let alone 10 or 20 years ago. The Internet has all but completely disrupted conventional marketing practices, as more and more marketers shift their budgets in favor of strategies more conducive to the digital channels consumers use day-to-day. Read more at dmnews.com