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Tell the EPA: Protect Teenage Farmworkers From Toxic Pesticides
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, contaminants, toxins, youth, exposure, petitions )

Freya
- 47 days ago - act.credoaction.com
This might be the most deplorable action by Pruitt's EPA so far: It is planning to roll back critical rules that prevent minor farmworkers from handling dangerous, cancer-causing pesticides.
Say NO To Toxic Chemicals In Household Products
Health & Wellness  (tags: cleaning supplies, chemicals, toxins, petitions )

Freya
- 51 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Would you willingly bring toxic chemicals into your home? If the answer is no, you may want to reconsider which kinds of household cleaners and air fresheners you are using.
These Companies Created a Lead Paint Crisis - and Refuse to Clean It Up
Health & Wellness  (tags: heavy metals, toxins, corporate responsibility )

Freya
- 74 days ago - motherjones.com
In the 1800s, manufacturers started adding lead pigment to their paint to help it dry faster and last longer. But by the middle of the 20th century, research had established the element's serious health effects on humans.
Avaaz,Chairman of Samsung,Expose the "Dark Side" of the Galaxy
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, samsung, toxins, phones, safety, protection )

Ruth
- 250 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Children as young as 7 are inhaling toxic dust to extract cobalt a mineral used in cell phones by samsung who refuses to ensure their supply chain is free of child labour.Sign ,call on them to investigate,& call on the DRC govt to address child labour
Close the Tap on America's Poisonous Water Supplies PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, protection, water, toxins )

Anna
- 331 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
You could be drinking 70 times the recommended limit of a cancer-causing toxin. PFCs, a highly fluorinated toxic chemical, have been linked to diseases like cancer, kidney failure, thyroid problems, and weakened immune systems. The toxins have been found
Stop Shaw From Carpeting Our World With Toxics!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chemicals, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, greenliving, health, humans, protection, recycling, Sustainabililty, toxins )

Kathy
- 458 days ago - action.storyofstuff.org
Currently, most carpets end up in landfills, which is problematic as synthetic fibres, such as nylon and polyester, can take centuries to biodegrade, leach toxic chemicals, and emit methane gas.
Stop the Dumping of Toxic Fracking Wastewater - Petition
Environment  (tags: Gulf of Mexico, toxins, water, wastewater, petition, offshore drilling )

Sheryl
- 499 days ago - environmental-action.webaction.org
Right now US policy allows offshore drilling operations to dump unlimited toxic wastewater from their platforms into Americas waters in the Gulf of Mexico along with chemicals like arsenic, benzene, cadmium, lead, formaldehyde, chlorine, and mercury.
The Chemical Workers Song For Labor Day   video
Environment  (tags: chemical workers, toxins, but you go, pollution, toxic, early death )

Sheryl
- 622 days ago - youtube.com
But you go. The question is can we live without so many of these chemicals. The people of the world must think this through and then act upon it.
Kroger and Albertsons: Get Toxic BPA Out of Canned Food SIGN THIS PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, greenproducts, TOXINS, green, greenliving, Sustainabililty, health )

AWAY AWHI
- 631 days ago - change.org
Did you know that eating canned soup or cooking with canned tomatoes could expose your family to the toxic chemical bisphenol A (BPA)?
Toxic Chemicals in Drinking Water for Six Million Americans
Environment  (tags: drinking water, toxins, water pollution, water pollution pollution politics, humans, protection, pollution, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water )

AWAY AWHI
- 646 days ago - yahoo.com
Drinking water supplies for more than six million Americans contain unsafe levels of industrial chemicals that have been linked to cancer and other serious health problems, a U.S. study suggests.
More Than 100 Nobel Laureates Demand Greenpeace End Anti-GMO Crusade
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo's, greenpeace, nobel laureates, toxins, golden rice, health, safety, prevention, food )

Nancy
- 688 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
"Greenpeace have also claimed that Golden Rice would not work; that it would not deliver enough vitamin A to be effective, or that it would produce so much as to be dangerous."
Monsanto The Monster From America   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Monsanto, Abby Martin, toxins, Michael Taylor, agriculture, Mitt Romney, George Bush, Clarence Thomas, President Obama, Donald Rumsfeld )

Sheryl
- 701 days ago - youtube.com
Few corporations in the world are as loathed and as sinister as Monsanto. But the threat it poses to people and planet could be reaching new heights. Even if you think you know all about Monsanto this one do not miss.
Tell the EPA to Address Civil Rights Violations PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, toxins, humans, protection, civil rights, violations )

Anna
- 819 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Recently Earthjustice went to court to demand that the EPAâEUR(TM)s Office of Civil Rights complete investigations filed more than a decade ago of civil rights violations in vulnerable communities that have been disproportionately exposed to toxic
Maryland Bees Are Running Out of Time - TAKE ACTION NOW for Pollinators PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, toxins, protection )

Anna
- 837 days ago - sierra.force.com
Toxic Neonic pesticides kill and harm bees and other pollinators, like butterflies and birds - continued, unchecked use poses a serious threat to our food supply, public health, and environment.
Avaaz Petition: US - Save the Bees
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, EPA, bees, pesticides, bee-killing, toxins, US Government study, ban, toxic, pollination, petition, AVAAZ )

Evelyn
- 842 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The US is considering action after releasing a study showing that one of the most common neonics is "very highly toxic to adult honey bees." But without pressure the government may only limit the use of these toxins -even though low doses are shown
 

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