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Israel Admits Cutting Water to West Bank
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israeli state oppression of Palestinians, Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine, Gaza Strip, humanitarian, Ramadan, ocupation, world, sanitation, chikldren, health, contamination, Nablus, Salfit, Jenin, media, Israel cuts West Bank Water Supplies, news )

Jess
- 273 days ago - presstv.com
Israel says the Palestinian Authority's lack of cooperation has prompted the regime to cut water supplies to major areas in the occupied West Bank
Portland, Oregon Sues Monsanto - YouTube   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Portland, Oregon, lawsuit, Monsanto, PCB's, polychlorinated biphenyls, health effects, cancer, environment, contamination, waterways )

Judy
- 361 days ago - youtube.com
Portland, Oregon has decided to sue Big Ag giant Monsanto for its use of a cancer causing chemical. What impact could this have on the broader fight to hold corporations accountable for their crimes?
Methane Discovered in Drinking Water Near Fracking Wells
Environment  (tags: fracking, methane leaks, water quality, contamination, pollution, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, protection, radia-active, humans, healthconditions, energy )

AWAY AWHI
- 388 days ago - takepart.com
A Stanford researcher found the highest risk of leaks was from shallow natural gas wells drilled in California, Pennsylvania, and Texas.
It''s Not Just Flint: America Has a Major Lead-in-Water Problem
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: water, resources, safety, pollution, contamination, utilities )

Freya
- 416 days ago - rollingstone.com
EPA officials in Ohio on Monday banned the operator of a water utility in Sebring, Ohio, from going to work after the agency found he failed to tell residents that they had been drinking, bathing in and cooking with water containing unsafe levels of lead.
While Residents of Flint Were Told To Drink the Water Michigan Officials Shipped Clean Water To Their Own Workers
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flint, Michigan, toxic water, lead, contamination, Gov Snyder )

Dandelion
- 418 days ago - motherjones.com
According to newly discovered emails Michigan officials were trucking clean water to a state building in Flint in January 2015 long before they acknowledged to residents that the city had a contamination problem.
Plastic Oceans: What Do We Know?
Offbeat  (tags: Contamination, Oceans, Foreign Bodies, Environmental Crisis )

Ray
- 509 days ago - bbc.co.uk
As England prepares to introduce a charge for plastic bags - long after many other countries - it's a good moment to catch up on the latest research into plastic in the oceans.
In Space, No One Can Hear You Sneeze
Science & Tech  (tags: NASA, ISS, Salmonella, Bacteria, Astronauts, Contamination, Space travel )

Steve
- 513 days ago - news.discovery.com
The ISS is teaming with bacteria and no gravity makes some of them more virulent.
Argentinian Study: Tampons, Sanitary Pads and Sterile Gauze Contaminated With Probable Carcinogen Glyphosate
Green Lifestyle  (tags: contamination, family, glyphosate, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 515 days ago - detoxproject.org
One hundred percent of the raw cotton and sterile cotton gauze contained glyphosate (a probable carcinogenic herbicide according to the World Health Organization) or its metabolite AMPA, according to a study by the Socio-Environmental Interaction Space...
Long-Awaited EPA Study Says Fracking Pollutes Drinking Water
Business  (tags: fracking, CSG, US Environmental Protection Agency, report, drinking water, research, consumers, Sustainable Development, pollution, contamination )

Evelyn
- 654 days ago - nationofchange.org
The U.S. EPA released its final draft of its report today, assessing how fracking for oil and gas can impact access to safe drinking water. This refuted the conclusion arrived at by the EPA's 2004 study that fracking poses no threat to drinking water
Central Valley's Growing Concern: The Mix of Oil, Water and Crops
Health & Wellness  (tags: irrigation, crops, treated oil field water, Chevron, Central Valley water authority, toxins, contamination, oil field chemicals, acetone, methylene chloride, testing standards )

Judy
- 690 days ago - latimes.com
The use of treated oil field water to raise Central Valley crops raises questions about food chain safety
8 Ways Eating Chickens Hurts Humans
Health & Wellness  (tags: chicken, poop, carcasses, E. coli, contamination, diet, disease, food, health, humans, illness, safety, warning )

Lone
- 690 days ago - peta2.com
more than 99 percent of broiler chicken carcasses sold in stores had detectable levels of E. coli, indicating fecal contamination. That means you are almost guaranteed to be swallowing actual POOP
Freedom of Speech: Acclaimed Italian Writer/Poet Facing Jail Over Remark on Sabotage of TAV High-Speed Rail Line Through Alps
Environment  (tags: Erri De Luca, trial, high-profile, target, No-TAV movement, censorship, activism, SusaValley, Val di Susa, Lyon-Turin rail line, freedom of speech, opinion, HuffPost, asbestos, radioactive, toxins, contamination, environment, battle, govt )

LucyKalei
- 729 days ago - opendemocracy.net
Myriads of Italian protesters fighting 20-yr battle to stop 35-mi tunnel being dug thru pristine Susa Valley, due to release of asbestos & other toxic deposits, fiercely opposed by locals & eco-activists. Erri de Luca joined the No-TAV movement 8 yrs ago
Federal Judge Rules That Darigold Dairy Is Threatening Residential Drinking Water. (Please Sign)
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, contamination )

Krista
- 730 days ago - action.ufw.org
Cow Palace, a dairy in Yakima Valley who provides milk for Darigold, has been ignoring the USDAâEUR(TM)s Natural Resources Conservation Services (NRCS) Standards and endangering the drinking water supply for 24,000 residents in their community. (Please sign)
Global Outrage Grows Over Unregulated GM Trees - Sustainable Pulse
Science & Tech  (tags: Environment, Trees, Loblolly Pine, Genetic Modification, GMOs, Contamination, Environmental concerns, Human health risks )

Victoria
- 781 days ago - sustainablepulse.com
Groups from around the world have joined together to denounce the US government for allowing the first genetically modified tree, a loblolly pine, to be legalized with no government or public oversight and with no assessment of any type of risks.
 

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