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Thirteen DOE Workers Contaminated in NM
Health & Wellness  (tags: New Mexico, nuclear waste, radioactive leak, contamination, risks, health, government )

Nancy
- 710 days ago - beyondnuclear.org
New Mexico State health officials are upset that the federal officials withheld information for days on the radioactive leak. Americium and plutonium contamination has been monitored above ground, more than ½ mile from the waste storage tunnel network...
Living in a Genetically Contaminated World
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, environment, family, food, greenproducts, genetic engineering, GMOs, contamination, greenliving, health, humans, organic, protection, world )

Kathy
- 894 days ago - farmwars.info
It seems that the rest of the world is catching up to what a few of us have known for quite some time, and that is, "organic" is not necessarily "organic." The "organic" status of any product appears to rest solely on the honesty and integrity of the-->
Radioactive Water From Fukushima Plant May Have Reached Sea
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, pollution, water, Fukushima, radioactive, contamination, TEPCO, environment, destruction, dishonesty, corruption, energy )

Naoko
- 899 days ago - japantoday.com
TOKYO - Some of the hundreds of tons of radioactive water which leaked from a tank at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant may have been flown into the sea, the plant's operator said Wednesday.
Illegal StarLink(TM) GM Corn Resurfaces in Saudi Arabian Food Supply
Green Lifestyle  (tags: contamination, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, interesting, protection, world )

Kathy
- 903 days ago - greenmedinfo.com
StarLink(TM) maize, the first genetically modified organism to be pulled off the market over a decade ago due to safety concerns, was recently found to be contaminating food products in Saudi Arabia. Does this mean that an illegal form of GM corn is still be
Ask Your Senator to Oppose the King Amendment (#1034) to the Farm Bill - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: King amendment, poultry farming, contamination, farm bill, Senate, consumer protection )

Angelika
- 979 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Passage of this amendment would endanger consumers by exempting many poultry slaughterhouses from federal inspection A recent test by PCRM found that 48 percent of poultry sold in supermarkets contains at least trace amount of E. coli.
Purity Concerns: German Beer Brewers Foaming Over Fracking
World  (tags: fracking, Germany, beer, purity law, contamination, water )

Angelika
- 984 days ago - spiegel.de
The fight over fracking in Germany has taken an unexpected turn: German breweries are now warning that the controversial method of extracting natural gas from rock layers deep in the earth would affect their ability to brew the best beer.
Here's the Poop: Warning Labels on Chicken
Health & Wellness  (tags: chickens, poultry products, fecec, contamination, DA, PCRM, inspections, consumer protection, health, food, labeling, warning )

Angelika
- 1041 days ago - pcrm.org
"USDA should make consumers aware that chicken often contains feces," says Mark Kennedy, director of legal affairs with the Physicians Committee. "Contaminated chicken often passes right through inspection.. lands on unsuspecting consumers' dinner plates
Emergency Petition to Stop Radioactive Silverware
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: nuclear waste, DOE, contamination, toxics, health risks, consumer goods )

Angelika
- 1093 days ago - signon.org
Will the zipper on your new pants be radioactive? STOP DEPT OF ENERGY PLANS to dump 14,000 tons of radioactive scrap metals into the manufacturing of consumer products.
About Aerotoxic Syndrome
Health & Wellness  (tags: aerotoxic syndrome, Aerotoxic Associastion, bleed air, airlines, aircraft, contamination, air, fumes, Dr Harry Hoffman, Professor Chris Winder, Jean Christophe Balouet, Ph.D )

OfflineMo
- 1102 days ago - aerotoxic.org
Anyone in the aircraft can potentially be affected, whether pilots, cabin crew, passengers, first class, economy, etc. Airlines provide no protection to passengers against fume events. That this contamination might be continuous throughout a flight.
Success! Groundbreaking Mercury Treaty Adopted By 140 Countries
Science & Tech  (tags: contamination, fish consumption safety, wildlife poisoning, toxic heavy metal, human heath hazard, environmental risk )

Susan
- 1114 days ago - businessinsider.com
United Nations, Geneva - More than 140 countries agreed on a ground-breaking treaty to rein in the use and emission of health-hazardous mercury. The treaties' text gives governments 15 years to end all mercury mining.
ACTION ALERT: Don't Let Coal Waste Pollution Kill Whales and Dolphins! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: dirty coal, waste, mercury, destruction, contamination, dolphins, whales, threatened, protection, ecosystems, endangered )

Simone
- 1517 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to an article from the New York Times on mercury in fish, "the largest source of mercury contamination in the United States is coal-fueled power plant emissions." When dirty coal is burned, the waste water is pushed out into lakes, stream
ACTION ALERT: STOP THE DUMP ~ Save Cypress Creek!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: cypress creek, contamination, threatened, poisoing, protection, environment, ecosystems )

Simone
- 1601 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Cypress Creek is a beautiful & bountiful creek which flows into the Tennessee River and partially supplies our drinking water for the city. The existing landfill sits on the bank of the creek and has been proven to be contaminating the creek.
WHO: Real Risk If Radiation Contaminates Food
Health & Wellness  (tags: Japan, radiation, food, contamination, people, health )

Anna
- 1785 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Japan needs to act quickly and ban food sales from areas around the damaged Fukushima nuclear plant if food there has excessive levels of radiation, the World Health Organization said Monday.
Natural Gas Industry Attacks Oscar-Nominated Film "Gasland" for Chronicling Devastating Impact of Hydraulic Fracking
Environment  (tags: Gasland, documentary film, director Josh Fox, Hydraulic Fracking, Environmental Impact, health risks, contamination, drinking water, toxic chemicals, Health, FRAC Act, Natural Gas Industry, attacks, campaign, discredit Gasland, )

LucyAway
- 1800 days ago - democracynow.org
Josh Fox, director of documentary Gasland, speaks out on gas industry's year-long campaign to damage film's credibility. 'Our rebuttals to every single 1 of their lies posted are at our website. ..Science backs up what citizens on the ground are saying..'
YOUR HEALTH: Study Finds Bisphenol A on Money
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, healthcare, health, POLLUTION, CONTAMINATION, pollution, contamination, risks, safety, news, humans, study, warning )

Cal
- 1888 days ago - pagingdrgupta.blogs.cnn.com
A new report says Bisphenol A (BPA), the controversial hormone disrupting chemical widely used in plastics, is turning up in an unlikely place-the money in your wallet.
 

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