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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
- 27 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
- 63 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
- 63 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
- 102 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 Aw
- 103 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
- 154 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.
Photos From Argentina's Farms, Documenting An Agrochemical Plague
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Argentina, children, contamination, ecosystems, environment, family, food, genetic engineering, Glyphosate, GMOs, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, Monsanto, Roundup, society, world )

Kathy
- 223 days ago - blogs.denverpost.com
American biotechnology has turned Argentina into the world's third-largest soybean producer, but the chemicals powering the boom aren't confined to soy and cotton and corn fields. They routinely contaminate homes and classrooms and drinking water.
Widespread Glyphosate Contamination in USA
Green Lifestyle  (tags: contamination, environment, health, genetic engineering, GMOs, Glyphosate, protection, Sustainabililty, Roundup )

Kathy
- 269 days ago - permaculturenews.org
The most comprehensive research to date on environmental glyphosate levels exposes the widespread contamination of soil and water in the US, as well as its water treatment system.
IVAW Veterans & CCR Human Rights Attorneys Seek Information on Toxic DU Weapons Use in Iraq
Health & Wellness  (tags: Iraq, depleted uranium, DU weapons, deployment locations, environmental poisoning, clean-up, FOIA request, illness, cancer, contamination, US vets, Iraqis, Afghans, Center for Constitutional Rights, CCR, Iraq Veterans Against the War, IVAW )

LucyKalei
- 275 days ago - truth-out.org
Center for Constitutional Rights submits FOIA request to DOD & State Department on behalf of CCR & IraqVetsAgainsttheWar seeking DU munition deployment locations in Iraq. Only way to deal with health effects & ensure clean-up is full accounting
How Monsanto Will Own All Seed - Outcrossing Pollination Events - Video (9.55 Min)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, contamination, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, greenliving, health, humans, organic, Monsanto, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 290 days ago - tv.greenmedinfo.com
US courts have ruled that even if a farmer's plants are accidentally pollinated by Monsanto's GM seed, the resulting seeds and plants are the property of Monsanto. Monsanto budgets $10 million each years to investigate and sue farmers who are not paying
Say No to Genetically Engineered Trees in US - Via Force Change
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Genetic Engineering, Trees, Contamination, Habitat destruction, Wildlife, Health risks, Safety issues, Sustainability, World, Ethical concerns, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 323 days ago - forcechange.com
Unnatural GE trees will easily contaminate native ecosystems spreading their genetically engineered genes into wild environments, leading to negative and irreparable consequences for the environment, other species and Earth as a whole. Global Petition.
Tell the USDA: We Have the Right to Know What's in the Dangerous Poultry 'Modernization' Act!
Health & Wellness  (tags: poultry inspection, contamination, USDA, public comment )

Krystina
- 336 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
The USDA refuses to divulge the changes it made to the Modernization of Poultry Slaughter Inspection rule until the final rule is published in the Federal Register. And it won't give the public a chance to comment.
Mass Fish Deaths: Millions Have Been Found Dead All Over The World - Via The Mind Unleashed
Animals  (tags: Aquatic Animals, Fish, Death, Environmental concerns, Habitat, Pollution, Contamination, Oxygen Levels, Suffering, World, Fukushima disaster )

Victoria
- 393 days ago - themindunleashed.org
In 2014, mass fish die-offs have pretty much become a daily event globally. Individually, each event could perhaps be dismissed as an anomaly, but when they are all put together into one list it truly is rather stunning.
Demand Proper Regulation of New Genetically Engineered Kentucky Blue Grass in US - Via Force Change
Science & Tech  (tags: Genetic Engineering, GMOs, Kentucky Blue Grass, Environmental concerns, Ecosystem, Contamination, Plants, Safety, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 398 days ago - forcechange.com
Sign this global petition to the Administrator of the USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Services Properly, to regulate and conduct scientific research on the negative health effects of GM grass, produced by Scotts company.
Demand Protection for Organic Farmers From GM Crop Contamination ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, organic farmers, protection, GM crops, contamination )

CherAway
- 401 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In an important test case believed to be the first of its kind in the world, a judge ruled against a West Australian organic farmer who claimed his neighbour contaminated his farm with genetically modified canola.
 

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