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Polluting Politics: Koch Industries and Others Spend Millions to Gut Clean Water Act Protections
Environment  (tags: Koch Brothers, Clean Water Act, lobbyng against clean water, greed, politics, pollution, protection, environment, destruction, endangered, ecosystems, healthconditions, humans )

Cal
- 66 days ago - ecowatch.com
It turns out that the same companies that are polluting our waterways with toxic chemicals are also polluting our politics with their spending
TAKE ACTION NOW! EPA: Force the Koch Brothers to Clean Up Santa's Groundwater!
Environment  (tags: pollution, protection, Koch Brothers, polluted water, environment, energy, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, humans, politics )

Cal
- 133 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Alaska's largest oil refinery, Flint Hills Resource in North Pole, Alaska is owned by the Koch Brothers.The refinery has a history of groundwater pollution, and has contaminated much of the city's water with a chemical called sulfolane. The refinery has a
Koch Brothers-Owned Company Coats Chicago Homes With Petcoke Dust, Accused of Clean Air Act Violation
Environment  (tags: pollution, protection, destruction, environment, Koch Brothers, ecosystems )

Cal
- 334 days ago - ecowatch.com
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that KCBX Terminals Co. violated the Clean Air Act earlier this year, based on dust-wipe samples taken from homes in the neighborhood adjacent to to the Koch Brothers-controlled facility.
Koch Brothers Are Largest Lease Holders in Alberta Tar Sands
Environment  (tags: Energy, Koch brothers, Keystone XL, Research, Tar Sands, Alberta, University, debate, BigOil )

Angelika
- 410 days ago - ecowatch.com
The largest lease holder in Canada's oil sands is a subsidiary of Koch Industries, the conglomerate that is the source of the fortune owned by the controversial conservative political donors, Charles and David Koch.
Koch Pipeline Spills 400 Barrels Of Crude Oil In Texas
Environment  (tags: oil spills, Koch Brothers, energy, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, wildlife, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 550 days ago - alternet.org
The crude oil spill is the latest in a string of pipeline incidents that have occurred in multiple U.S. states.
New Report Reveals Koch Brothers Could Make $100B Profit If Keystone XL Pipeline Is Built
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, Koch Brothers, nature, destruction, ecosystems, environment, politics, pollution, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, water, protection )

Cal
- 562 days ago - ecowatch.com
The progressive think tank International Forum on Globalization (IFG) released a report today investigating how Koch Industries and its subsidiaries stand to make as much as $100 billion in profits if the Keystone XL pipeline is built.
The Koch Brothers' Toxic Mountain of Petroleum Coke
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, pollution, Koch Brothers, wildlife, protection, politics )

Cal
- 714 days ago - ecowatch.com
The New York Times is reporting about a growing, dirty side effect of refining tar sands bitumen from Canada. The evidence is on clear display as a black mountain piles up alongside the Detroit River, thanks in part to Charles and David Koch.
Right-Wing US Billionaire Brothers Driving Keystone XL
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, pollution, Keystone XL, tarsands, Koch brothers, video, Greg Pallast )

Lynn
- 775 days ago - sgnews.ca
... Stephen Harper has made it quite clear he represents the oil lobby, ... One of the reasons so many Americans oppose Keystone XL is the growing awareness that the fanatically right-wing billionaire Koch brothers -- ... are vigorously promoting the proposal.
TAKE ACTION NOW! HELP THE EPA STAND UP TO THE KOCH BROTHERS AND CORPORATE POLLUTERS!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, EPA, destruction, pollution, Koch Brothers, politics, nature, habitatdestruction, humans, politics, conservation )

Cal
- 986 days ago - sierra.stopbigpolluters.org
The EPA is considering historic new standards for air pollution, but billionaires like the Koch brothers are spending big money on D.C. lobbyists to block these reforms.
Koch Brothers' Activism Protects Their 50-Year Stake in Canadian Heavy Oils
Environment  (tags: Tea Party, Koch Brothers, Corporate Funding, Pipeline, Canada, environment )

Nancy
- 1084 days ago - insideclimatenews.org
...At the top of the list are the Koch family's long and deep investments in Canada's heavy oil industry, which have been central to the company's initial growth and subsequent diversification since 1959.
Skeptic Finds He Now Agrees Global Warming Is Real
Environment  (tags: climate-change, globalwarming, GoodNews, Koch brothers )

Carrie
- 1283 days ago - news.yahoo.com
One-quarter of the $600,000 to do the research came from the Charles Koch Foundation, whose founder is a major funder of skeptic groups and the conservative tea party movement.
   

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