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Please Sign: Demand An End to Secret Fracking Chemicals
Environment  (tags: fracking, chemicals, secret sauce, EPA, Halliburton, Monroe, County Ohio, chemical spills, water pollutions, explosions, environmental hazards, community and neighborhood hazards )

Susan
- 2 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Last week a fracking chemical fire and spill in Monroe County, OH killed 70,000 fish. But Halliburton took 5 days to disclose details about the chemicals it uses. The EPA must step in now and ensure these chemicals are no longer kept secret!
TAKE ACTION NOW! SAVE BEES FROM BIG AG'S CHEMICAL ATTACK!
Environment  (tags: EPA, activism, colony collapse, bees, Big Ag, Monsanto, chemicals, pesticies, politics, destruction, ecosystems, environment, protection, humans, healthconditions, government, pollution, politics )

Cal
- 3 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Tell EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to heed the rising tide of evidence linking neonics to the collapse of bee colonies and impose an immediate moratorium on their use. Call on her to put the public interest ahead of the profits of a handful of chemical
Wisconsin Tribes Urge EPA to Use Clean Water Act to Stop Gogebic Taconite Mine
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, EPA, Clean Water Act, habitat, habitatdestruction, government, conservation )

Cal
- 4 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
The Wisconsin Federation of tribes has asked the Environmental Protection Agency to use the 404 C portion of Clean Water Act to stop mining activity by Gogebic Taconite (GTAC) in the Penokee Mountains located on the edge of the Bad River Ojibwe Reservati
GOOD NEWS! EPA Blocks Huge Alaska Mine Project With Environmental Restrictions
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, EPA, government, GoodNews, green, protection, nature, conservation, energy, pollution, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 7 days ago - theguardian.com
The Environmental Protection Agency has announced a set of restrictions that will in effect prevent the development of a controversial copper and gold mine in Alaska which many said would have been disastrous for the state's largest salmon fishery.
Take Action! - Urge the EPA to Ban Toxic Pesticides - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Bees, ban, pesticides, toxic, EPA, pollunators )

Marie
- 15 days ago - forcechange.com
Bees and other pollinators are very important to a large number of plants that are used in our agricultural systems. However, these insects have by dying in large quantities in recent years. Since the mid-2000s, neonicotinoids, a class of potent.
OP-ED: The EPA Is Right and US Chamber of Commerce Is Wrong on Climate Change
Environment  (tags: EPA, Chamber of Commerce, politics, climat echange, realtity, environment, ecosystems, globalwarming, climate-change )

Cal
- 41 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The Environmental Protection Agency issued proposed rules for power plants last week, arguing that the extra costs of low-carbon power plants are justified by the even larger gains in avoided climate damages
EPA: New CO2 Limits Will Help Economy
Environment  (tags: EPA, carbon pollution, coal power plants, economy, environment, energy, globalwarming )

Carrie
- 55 days ago - thedailybeast.com
The Environmental Protection Agency unveiled proposed regulations Monday aimed at cutting carbon pollution from coal power plants, which it said will help the U.S. economy.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Let Polluters Poison Our Water
Environment  (tags: clean water, children, water, EPA, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, environment, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics )

Cal
- 64 days ago - change.org
Protect clean water. Tell the EPA and the Corps you support restoring Clean Water Act safeguards for critical streams and wetlands.
Four Years After Deepwater Horizon: Has Offshore Safety Improved?
Environment  (tags: oil drilling regulations, EPA, govenment oversight, BP Oil Spill, environment, energy, ecosystems, protection, oceans, water, politics, government )

Cal
- 93 days ago - theecologist.org
The regulatory framework today is weak, complex, under-funded, industry dominated - and it's uncertain that the Gulf of Mexico is really any safer than in 2010
EPA Gives BP 'Get Out of Jail Free Card' on 4th Anniversary of Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Disaster
Environment  (tags: BP, BP oil disster, EPA, corruption, world, nature, ecosystems, government, environment, destruction, conservation, energy, wildlife, healthconditions )

Cal
- 98 days ago - ecowatch.com
The EPA ruled that the corporation could start bidding on lucrative new oil leases in the Gulf of Mexico after having been suspended from doing any new business with the government ever since the accident.
Clean Water Act Proposal Would Protect More Water Sources in West
Environment  (tags: EPA, humans, protection, water, environment, law, Clean Water Act )

Cal
- 115 days ago - latimes.com
The Waters of the U.S. rule proposed by the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers clarifies that wetlands near rivers, as well as seasonal waterways, are subject to the Clean Water Act.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Newly-Discovered Ozone-Depleting Chemicals!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, ozone depletion, harmful chemicals, law, EPA, EPA oversight, politics, healthconditions, conservation, pollution, climate-change, globalwarming )

Cal
- 129 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The EPA should ban four newly discovered chemicals that deplete the ozone but may slip through a legal loophole.
TAKE ACTION NOW! TELL THE EPA TO PROTECT MONARCHS!
Environment  (tags: politics, pollution, pesticiddes, Monsanto, EPA, environment, conservation, ecosystems, protection, government )

Cal
- 130 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
As Big Ag has dramatically increased its use of genetically modified crops resistant to potent weed killers like Monsanto's Roundup, industrial use of these herbicides has exploded -- killing off the milkweed that monarch butterflies need to survive
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA: It's Time to Stop Runoff
Environment  (tags: runoff, water pollution, EPA, rivers, streams, water, politics, pollution, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 134 days ago - act.americanrivers.org
A recent report released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) shows that approximately 55% of our rivers and streams are in poor biological condition. And polluted runoff is identified as one of the major sources of the pollution in our river
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell EPA's Leader: Step Up and Protect Bees
Environment  (tags: BEES, pesiticide, pesticides, EPA, protection, bees, die-offs, pollution, environment )

Cal
- 142 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Bees are dying off at unprecedented rates. While EPA has taken little action to protect bees from harmful pesticides, the agency's leader can step it up.
 

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