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

Nancy
- 395 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
- 579 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
- 583 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
- 584 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
- 588 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
- 664 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
- 669 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
- 726 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
ACT NOW: Ban All Nuclear Power Plants in CA
Environment  (tags: act now, please sign, petition, nuclear power, plants, radiation, toxic, contamination, Fukushima, Chernobyl, disaster, ban nuclear power plants, California, take action )

Brian
- 733 days ago - signon.org
So long as nuclear power plants exist, we are all at risk of a Fukushima-level catastrophe at any moment. The corporations have big money, but we have the numbers. We will free this nation of this menace one state at a time. Please sign the petition.
Emergency Petition to Stop Radioactive Silverware
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: nuclear waste, DOE, contamination, toxics, health risks, consumer goods )

Angelika
- 778 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 )

Dandelion
- 787 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
- 799 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.
Dog Food Recall: AvoDerm - National Dogs | Examiner.Com
Animals  (tags: pet food, contamination, warning, safety, health, diet, illness, interesting, food, dogs, animalwelfare, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, protection, pets )

Dianne Ly
- 928 days ago - examiner.com
The makers of AvoDerm dog food have announced a recall on one specific batch of dog food due to a risk of possible Salmonella contamination.
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
- 1202 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
- 1286 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.
 

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