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SIGN NOW! Get Carcinogenic Refined Palm Oil Out of Our Food!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, diet, PALM OIL PRODUCTS, health, disease, healthcare, research, protection, humans, government, news, study, food, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 12 days ago -
Food safety experts are warning of palm oilâEUR(TM)s health risks: the refined oil contains contaminants that can cause cancer and organ damage. Toddlers and children are especially vulnerable. Tell the EU to act...
What the Starbucks?! Tell Starbucks to Serve Only Organic Milk From Cows Not Fed GMOs PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: milk, GMO's, Starbucks, health, environment, protection )

- 27 days ago -
While not genetically modified themselves, dairy products are not immune to the insidious impacts of GMOs. Cows living in concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs) are fed a grain diet comprised almost entirely of genetically modified corn, soy,
TAKE ACTION NOW! Duracell: Ditch Your Killer Batteries Now
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, protection, safety, health )

- 19 days ago -
Duracell: switch to safe button batteries now.DuracellâEUR(TM)s small lithium button batteries, used in toys, watches and remotes, are easily swallowed and can kill children
Big Soda, Big Conflict of Interest: 96 Health Organizations Funded By Coke and Pepsi, Investigation Finds
Business  (tags: society, dishonesty, business, consumers, health, lobbying, ethics, politics, politics, society, business )

- 12 days ago -
According to the findings from investigators at Boston University (BU), The Coca-Cola Company and PepsiCo sponsored these health organizations during the same five-year period when the soda companies were lobbying against at least 28 public health bills
Join the Toxic Taters National Week of Action! PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, food, protection )

- 27 days ago -
McDonaldâEUR(TM)s is still sourcing over 3.4 billion lbs. of potatoes grown with health-harming pesticides every year and folks living in potato growing country are taking a stand.
Tell the Justice Department: Block the Monsanto-Bayer Merger
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, toxic, poison, GMO's, health, protection, humans, diet, risks, safety )

- 25 days ago -
Agricultural seed and chemical giant Monsanto just agreed to a $66 billion merger with German pharmaceutical and farm-chemical maker Bayer. If the deal goes through, the newly merged company will be one of the largest agrochemical firms in the world...
McDonalds: Put Antibiotics Out to Pasture
Health & Wellness  (tags: antibiotic resistance, antibiotics for livestock, McDonald's, food, family, health, drugs, diet, safety )

- 24 days ago -
Tell McDonalds to stop contributing to antibiotic resistance by cutting the use of medically important antibiotics in its global beef, pork and poultry supply chains.
Smog Pollution Threatens Our Health PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, protection, humans )

- 10 days ago -
The oil and gas industry is part of the problem, releasing smog-forming volatile organic compounds (VOCâEUR(TM)s) into our atmosphere. But you can be part of the solution.
Reduce Childhood Lead Exposure PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, lead, health )

- 12 days ago -
Children living in federally-assisted housing may be exposed to four times the level of lead that is considered by the government to be safe.
Tell USDA: Don't Dump Fatty Cheese on Disadvantaged PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, food, cheese, fatts, health, protection )

- 7 days ago -
Please take a moment to ask Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack to reconsider the USDA's plan to distribute the fatty cheese to food banks and food assistance programs that are already struggling to provide participants healthful foods that fight
Demand Mandatory Labeling of GMO Products
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, risks, safety, research, GMO )

- 22 days ago -
Administrator of the Food and Drug Administration: Mandate the labeling of any food products containing GMO ingredients.
NO To Styrofoam! YES To Eco-Friendly Alternatives! *** Please Sign ***
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CO2emissions, conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, greenproducts, health, humans, shopping, society, Sustainabililty, technology, world )

- 23 days ago -
Polystyrene is a plastic manufactured from non-renewable fossil fuels and synthetic chemicals. One if its forms, expanded polystyrene foam (EPS), better known to the public as Styrofoam, is used in cups, plates, take-out food containers ...
Tell Hershey's You're Outraged By Its Sham GMO Labels!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, GMO Labeling, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 15 days ago -
Shame on Hershey's! It'is the first company to announce that it intends to use Big Food's sham QR codes to disclose GMO ingredients.
Take The Girl Challenge QUIZ
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, girls, health, rights, futures )

- 1 day ago -
Today, there are 1.1 billion girls globally who are full of potential and eager to help transform our world. Despite their enormous potential, girls in particular face enormous challenges to their health, rights, and futures.
Tell the EPA: Ban Roundup Unless and Until It's Proven Safe
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, food, glyphosate, health, protection, Sustainabililty, roundup, environment, food )

- 7 days ago -
The chemicals in the weedkiller Roundup have been linked to serious health risks. And yet, nearly 300 million pounds of glyphosate-based herbicides like Roundup are used on U.S. farms each year.

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