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Mouse Found Baked In Hot Dog Bun
Business  (tags: mice, food, contamination, americans, business, consumers, marketing )

- 1992 days ago -
"That's our little friend right there and that clearly is a mouse," he said when we visited him in his Charlotte kitchen. The rodent's parts he says are pretty easy to make out.
The Resurgence of Nuclear Power
Science & Tech  (tags: nuclear power, nuclear plants, contamination, energy, nuclear waste, France, Northrop Grumman )

- 1998 days ago -
Thirty years have passed since a nuclear plant has been built in the US, and during that time many older plants have been decommissioned. But that's about to change: according to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 21 companies want to build 34 new plants.
Warmer Air, More & Warmer Water, More Disease
Environment  (tags: global warming, waterborne diseases, climate change, rainfall, contamination )

- 2003 days ago -
Climatologists and epidemiologists fear that increased moisture in the air due to climate changes - dare we say global warming? - will bring more rain, and along with that, a resurgence in waterborne diseases.
EarthJustice : Environmental Groups to Challenge Fed's Refusal to Limit Perchlorate in Drinking Water & Sue the EPA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: water, contamination, perchlorate, highly soluble, toxin, rocket fuel, health, risks, EPA, refusal, federal standard, safety, action, lawsuit, sue, California Senator, Rep, legislation, White House )

- 2019 days ago -
Rocket fuel toxin has tainted drinking water in 26 states, pregnant women & newborns at greatest risk. Defense Dep & Pentagon contractors lobbied 6 yrs to avoid fed drinking-water standard for perchlorate. >10 million have rocket fuel in drinking H2O...
Contaminated Veggies Are the Meat Industry's Fault
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, contamination, animals, salmonella )

- 2122 days ago -
Salmonella is an animal pathogen, so it doesn't originate from tomatoes. Most experts agree that the bacteria probably come from groundwater contaminated with animal feces.
Witnesses Link Exposure to Highly Toxic Chemical to US Soldiers Falling Ill - Hundreds Were Contaminated
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Iraq, US soldiers, Qarmat Ali, Water treatment plant, guarded, oil infrastructure, contamination, highly toxic chemical, KBR, Halliburton, subsidiary, Washington, Oversight Hearing on Accountability, Contracting Abuses )

- 2124 days ago -
KBR, 1 of largest defense contractors in Iraq, accused at Washington hearing of knowingly exposing soldiers to lethal carcinogen sodium dichromate. Specialists say even short-term exposure can cause cancer, depress immune system, attack liver.
Heparin Contamination Fiasco Reveals Dirty Secret of Drug Industry: Their Pills Are Made in China!
Health & Wellness  (tags: pharmaceuticals, china, contamination, FDA )

- 2176 days ago -
Remember a couple of years ago how the FDA warned Americans not to buy prescription drugs from Canada because they might be "contaminated by terrorists?" I'm not making that up: That was the official announcement of an FDA spokesperson, and it was part of
CALL CONGRESS! Co-Sponsor HR 5580 to Ban Mercury at the Foul Four Chlorine Plants!
Environment  (tags: mercury, chlorine plants, environment, pollution, contamination, habitat, wildlife, protection, nature )

- 2224 days ago -
In 2005, when Oceana first set its sights on stopping chlorine companies from releasing mercury into our environment, nine plants were using outdated, mercury-polluting technology. Thanks to the efforts of WaveMakers like you, these "nasty nine"
Drugs in Water Hurt Fish and Wildlife
Animals  (tags: usa, wildlife, water, contamination, medication, humans, habitat, protection, suffering, pharmaceuticals )

- 2225 days ago -
LAKE MEAD, Nev. - On this brisk, glittering morning, a flat-bottomed boat glides across the massive reservoir that provides Las Vegas its drinking water. An ominous rumble growls beneath the craft as its two long, electrified claws extend into the depths.
A Plea for Help
Environment  (tags: nuclear, nuclear waste management, nuclear waste storage, radiation, Hanford Washington, Columbia River, contamination, nuclear contamination, radioactive contamination )

- 2235 days ago -
The Northwest is being threatened with a huge plume of groundwater contaminated with radiation and heavy metals.
Biotech Companies Fuel GM Contamination Spread
Business  (tags: genetically modified crops, global, contamination, biotech, gm )

- 2237 days ago -
Global incidents of genetic contamination from genetically modified (GM) crops are on the rise, while the companies responsible ignore the consequences. Our activists have highlighted this growing problem by protesting shipments of illegal GM-rice varieti
Health & Wellness  (tags: contamination, mad cow disease, beef, fda )

- 2244 days ago -
Following the unprecedented recall of 143 million pounds of beef that was potentially contaminated with mad cow disease, the USDA has decided that it's okay for children and consumer to eat that beef as long as it is comingled with beef from other cows
Contaminated Chinese-Made Dumplings Sicken 10... Intentionally?
Health & Wellness  (tags: china, food, contamination, illness, poisoning, pesticide, china, japan, investigation, risks, food safety, import )

- 2257 days ago -
Tests for the contaminants dichlorvos and methamidophos showed levels too high to be accidental, officials say. Many suspect dumplings were intentionally poisoned.
Chinese, US Groups Indicted Over Pet Food
Animals  (tags: pet food, contamination, China, United States, dogs, cats, crime, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, death )

John (Aqu
- 2260 days ago -
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Feb 6 (Reuters) - Two Chinese businesses and their top executives and a U.S. company and its owners were indicted by a federal grand jury in Kansas City on Wednesday for their roles in manufacturing and importing a tainted pet food ingred
U.S., Chinese Companies Charged Over Tainted Pet Food (Update1)
Animals  (tags: pet food, contamination, dogs, cats, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, humans, protection, investigation, crime, sadness, animals, death )

John (Aqu
- 2260 days ago -
Feb. 6 (Bloomberg) -- A U.S. company, ChemNutra Inc., and two Chinese businesses were charged by a federal grand jury with manufacturing and importing tainted ingredients used in pet food that may have killed thousands of cats and dogs last year

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