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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
- 13 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
- 26 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.
Take Action! - Protect Crops From Dangerous GMO Contamination - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Protect, crops, GMO, contamination, health, wellness )

Marie
- 41 days ago - forcechange.com
There have been many cases in which Monsanto and other agribusiness companies have contaminated nearby farmers' crops by experimenting with genetically engineered (GE) crops. Crop genes move freely in the environment.
Organic Lobbyists Petition To Prevent USDA From Having Organic Food Oversight
Health & Wellness  (tags: Organic Food, Oversight, Regulations, Safety, Contamination, Synthetic Additives, National Organic Standards Board, NOSB, U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA )

Brian
- 63 days ago - science20.com
"Those dozens and dozens of synthetic additives allowed on the organic food National List? That is because of the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB),"
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
- 83 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
- 88 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 )

Cher Away
- 91 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.
Thirteen DOE Workers Contaminated in NM
Health & Wellness  (tags: New Mexico, nuclear waste, radioactive leak, contamination, risks, health, government )

Nancy
- 181 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
- 365 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-->
Fukushima Operator Pleads For International Help, Crisis Deepens
World  (tags: #Fukushima, #nuclear, reactor, disaster, #radiation, #dirtyenergy, toxic, contamination, environment, human health, Japan, TEPCO, disaster, clean up )

Brian
- 369 days ago - popularresistance.org
TEPCO, operator of the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, admits it needs overseas help to contain the radioactive fallout, after 18 months of trying to control it internally. It comes after the latest leak at the facility was deemed a "serious incident.
Radioactive Water From Fukushima Plant May Have Reached Sea
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, pollution, water, Fukushima, radioactive, contamination, TEPCO, environment, destruction, dishonesty, corruption, energy )

Naoko
- 371 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
- 375 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
- 450 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
- 455 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
- 512 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
 

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