START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Environment

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 )

Cal
- 17 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.
Tell the EPA: Ban Atrazine! PETITION
Environment  (tags: atrazine, drinking water, FDA, healthconditions, protection, pollution )

Cal
- 42 days ago - signforgood.com
In a 2016 report, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency confirmed what some scientists have been warning for years: the weed killer atrazine likely poses a risk to many animal species
Nuclear Plant Threatens Miami-Dade's Water. Mayor Says, 'This Isn't Flint'
Environment  (tags: water pollution, drinking water, South Florida, politics, healthconditions, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 169 days ago - npr.org
A study shows excessive saltwater from Florida Power and Light's nuclear plant is threatening Biscayne Bay and the aquifer that supplies much of Miami's water.
Hillary's Record on Water Regulations Could Hurt Her in Michigan
Environment  (tags: clean water, pollution, Flint, Michigan, Hillary Clinton on Environment, Environmental Regulations, chemicals in water, drinking water, contaminents, Exxon-Mobil, campaign contributions )

Barbara
- 175 days ago - usuncut.com
As the Michigan primary approaches, Hillary Clinton has been making sure to tout her efforts to help Flint. But her record tells a different story In 2005, while she was running for re-election as New York's U.S. Senator, Clinton voted against banning
TAKE ACTION NOW! LOS ANGELES: Help Stop Another Flint Disaster
Environment  (tags: water pollution, drinking water, chemicals, activism, environment, ecosystems, politics )

Cal
- 198 days ago - change.org
Los Angeles has switched to the same cheap disinfectant, chloramine, which is believed to have compounded FlintâEUR(TM)s water crisis.
Tel Aviv Engineering Students Bring Clean Water Solution To Tanzania
Environment  (tags: Israel, Tanzania, drinking water, Tel Aviv University )

David
- 577 days ago - nocamels.com
TAU team arrived in Tanzania to build a system that would provide hundreds of students at a local high school with clean drinking water.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Company Stop Polluting Valuable Rivers - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: Duke Energy, waste store, water pollution, drinking water, water, pollution, environment, destruction, energy, healthconditions, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 930 days ago - forcechange.com
Duke Energy has long stored its coal ash in antiquated pits located near important water sources. The Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC) has been urging Duke Energy to move their toxic waste byproduct to more secure storage areas, protecting local w
Where Does Your Water Come From? ACTION ALL
Environment  (tags: water, sources, watersheds, drinking water, reservoirs, streams, lakes, nature )

Nancy
- 1414 days ago - nature.org
Clicks and double clicks will give you information about water sources around the globe. The science behind the map is interesting also. http://www.nature.org/all-hands-on-earth/where-doe s-your-water-come-from-report.pdf
Another Fracking Explosion ACTION
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, health, fracking, habitat destruction, animals, humans, drinking water, water, US, NY )

Nancy
- 1581 days ago - action.workingfamiliesparty.org
From poisoned water in Wyoming to earthquakes in Ohio and an explosion in Pennsylvania, it's clear that fracking is too dangerous for New York. Join us in calling on Governor Cuomo to ban fracking in New York.
ACTION ALERT: Guarantee Clean Water ! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: communities, clean water legalisation oceans, drinking water, protection, environment, ecosystems, humans, water )

Simone
- 1881 days ago - secure2.convio.net
The Obama administration announced a new proposal to secure clean water and protect Americans' drinking water sources. The guidance on the scope of Clean Water Act protections comes after years of confusion stemming from misguided policies initiated
ACTION ALERT: Protect Our Drinking Water and Clean Air! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: america, protection, environment, laws, legalisation, drinking water, clean air, ecosystems )

Simone
- 1901 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Loopholes in our laws are allowing certain oil and gas operations to continue polluting and threatening our health. The "Halliburton Loophole" exempts hydraulic fracturing, a risky oil and gas production method, from Safe Drinking Water Act regulations.
ACTION ALERT: Ask Your Representative and Senators to Support the FRAC Act! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: gas fracking, banning, environment, drinking water, legalisation, conservation, humans, health conditions )

Simone
- 1902 days ago - action.foodandwaterwatch.org
Companies that are threatening our drinking water with hydraulic fracturing can't be held accountable under the Safe Drinking Water Act, and they don't have to disclose the nearly 600 chemicals that they are injecting into the ground.
ACTION ALERT: Protect Our Drinking Water and Clean Air ! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: enivornment, drinking water, health, clean water, conservation legalisation )

Simone
- 1934 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Loopholes in our laws are allowing certain oil and gas operations to continue polluting and threatening our health. The "Halliburton Loophole" exempts hydraulic fracturing, a risky oil and gas production method, from Safe Drinking Water Act regulations.
ACTION ALERT: Protect Our Water From Hydraulic Fracturing ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: wildlife, destruction, environment, drinking water, conservation, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Simone
- 1987 days ago - online.nwf.org
Hydraulic fracturing is a method used to extract natural gas that involves blasting a solution of water, sand and chemicals into underground rock formations at high pressure. Since 2005, this practice has been exempted from the Safe Drinking Water
Natural Gas Industry Attacks Oscar-Nominated Film "Gasland" for Chronicling Devastating Impact of Hydraulic Fracking
Environment  (tags: Gasland, documentary film, director Josh Fox, Hydraulic Fracking, Environmental Impact, health risks, contamination, drinking water, toxic chemicals, Health, FRAC Act, Natural Gas Industry, attacks, campaign, discredit Gasland, )

LucyKalei
- 2001 days ago - democracynow.org
Josh Fox, director of documentary Gasland, speaks out on gas industry's year-long campaign to damage film's credibility. 'Our rebuttals to every single 1 of their lies posted are at our website. ..Science backs up what citizens on the ground are saying..'
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Environment

Most Active Stories Today in Environment tagged with drinking water

top story finders in Environment

1. Nyack Clancy 66 popular stories

2. Animae C. 66 popular stories

3. Mary T. 66 popular stories

4. Ljiljana Milic 66 popular stories

5. Carole K. 64 popular stories

6. GGmaSheila D. 60 popular stories

7. natasha salgado 59 popular stories

8. Laura H. 59 popular stories

9. daryl bishop 59 popular stories

10. Pat B. 57 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.