Composting in Elementary School; BPA Found in Canned Food


• Students at Chicago-area elementary schools are composting their lunch scraps. [Tribune]

• Kraft continues in its pursuit of Cadbury, and is considered likely to take their bid hostile soon. [Crain’s Chicago]

• A consumer group has found evidence of BPA in canned foods. [Tribune]

Houston Press critic Robb Walsh is dropping his anonymity because “I was hired as a newspaper restaurant critic and feature writer. Today I am, first and foremost, a blogger. It’s a little ludicrous to try and maintain your anonymity while you are photographing your plate.” [Houston Press via Eat Me Daily]

• Manischewitz has revived its old “Man-O-Manischewitz!” slogan, this time to sell kosher foods instead of wine. [NYT]

• Lots of people bring leftover Halloween candy into their offices. [City Room/NYT]