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Monsanto Merges With Bayer -- 'Their Expertise Is War'
Business  (tags: Vandana Shiva, Monsanto-Bayer merger, Mobay, biotech and GMO, agriculture, seeds, chemicals, WWI and WWII, agent orange )

Judy
- 7 days ago - globalresearch.ca
Vandana Shiva discusses these Companies' shared history, making explosives and lethally poisonous gases using shared technologies. They sold these to both sides in both World Wars. Now they can exert even greater control over world agriculture.
How DuPont Slipped Past the EPA
Business  (tags: Teflon, C-8, PFOA, DuPont, Robert Bilott, regulations, lawsuits, West Virginia DEP, EPA, water, toxins, health effects, chemicals, coverup )

Judy
- 400 days ago - firstlook.org
"DuPont made me money," he said, "but I certainly think now they needed to come clean with whatever happened." This is Part 2 of the Teflon story. C8, which is in the bloodstream of 99.7 percent of Americans, remains unregulated at the national level.
Dollar Stores: Phase Out Toxic Chemicals Found in Your Products and Stop Exposing Your Customers, Their Children, and Your Emplo
Business  (tags: toxics, chemicals, stores, shopping, petitions )

Freya
- 435 days ago - change.org
A new report by the Campaign for Healthier Solutions reveals that 81% of the products tested from several Dollar stores contained toxic chemicals linked to learning disabilities, brain defects, cancer, and other serious illnesses.
Urge the EPA to Disclose What's Really in Fracking Chemicals - PLEASE SIGN
Business  (tags: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Union of Concerned Scientists, fracking, chemicals, disclosure )

Evelyn
- 803 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is considering a proposal to require oil and gas companies to disclose the chemicals used in their fracking operations, including the known health and environmental effects. 5please customize your message°
Stop the Pipeline of New GE Seeds! ACTION
Business  (tags: food, family, health, USDA, prevention, agriculture, big ag, synthetics, organic, hunger, science, ge seeds, chemicals, gmos )

Nancy
- 1354 days ago - action.panna.org
A suite of "next generation" GE seeds is heading for USDA approval, with the first application sitting on Agriculture Secretary Vilsack's desk right now.
WARNING: Agri-Business Seeks To Restore Its Image - Bills Itself "Family Farm"
Business  (tags: commericals, paid advertising, propaganda, lies, misrepresentation, Monsanto, agri-business, Big-Ag corporate agriculture, factor farms, chemicals, toxins, pollution, GMO crops, deceit, farming, farming families, spin doctors, animal abuse )

Rooibos
- 2028 days ago - npr.org
Big agriculture companies -- and some smaller operators -- are trying to get together in defense to present a united farm front. Big Ag is fighting back with paid advertising, like spots funded by the seed and chemical giant Monsanto.
Greenpeace Sues Corporate Spies in US
Business  (tags: crime, spying, harassment machine, politics, chemicals )

John
- 2123 days ago - greenpeace.org
Greenpeace USA has filed a lawsuit against Dow Chemical, Sasol North America and PR firms Dezenhall Resources and Ketchum, for hiring private investigators to steal documents from Greenpeace, tap our phones and hack into our computers.
Shipping Is a Significant Contributor to Marine Pollution
Business  (tags: chemicals, conservation, consumers, ecosystems, energy, environment, garbage, habitatdestruction, marine mammals, noise pollution, oceans, pollution, sewage, wildlife )

Julie
- 2172 days ago - wwf.panda.org
Over 90% of all trade between countries is carried by ships. Sub-standard ships and poor shipping practices are leading to massive marine pollution and damage.
Big Ag's Big Lie About Organic Food
Business  (tags: agri-business, produce, farms, world, asia, africa, organic, monsanto, GM, crops, seeds, patents, chemicals, money, greed, cover-up, dishonesty, corruption, government, money, politics, environment, Sustainabililty, health, ecosystems )

Tom
- 2653 days ago - alternet.org
There's a lot of pressure right now to pass a new bill that would "help" the world's 1 billion hungry people by promoting chemical agriculture. We are devastating our own environment with these techniques, and doing so with little benefit to our farmers.
Story of Stuff, Full Version; How Things Work, About Stuff   video
Business  (tags: energy, contamination, chemicals, toxics, industry, abuse, americans, business, consumers, corruption, dishonesty, economy, environment, ethics, money, news, oil, world )

Teresa
- 2672 days ago - youtube.com
Story of Stuff, Full Version; How Things Work, About Stuff From its extraction through sale, use and disposal, all the stuff in our lives affects communities at home and abroad, yet most of this is hidden from view. The Story of Stuff is a 20-minute,
BodyShop Owner (Dame Anita Roddick) Suddenly Dies Of Massive Brain Haemorrhage . . .
Business  (tags: environment, animals, Sustainabililty, eco-friendly, carbon-neutral, chemicals, prevention, ethics, health, women, activists, economy )

Dr Joseph
- 3304 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
May the Angelic Soul of Europe's Foremost Environmental Campaigner (Dame Anita Roddick) perpetually rest in perfect peace . . .
The Toxic Chemistry of Everyday Products
Business  (tags: chemicals, environmental protection, industry, european union )

Barry
- 3327 days ago - alternet.org
Investigative journalist Mark Schapiro discusses why companies that manufacture hazard-free products for the European Union often produce toxin-filled versions of the same items for America and developing countries.
   

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