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Tell the Bureau of Land Management: Ban Fracking on Federal Lands ACTION US
Environment  (tags: fracking, EPA, ecosystems, environment, health, science )

Nancy
- 834 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The BLM is accepting public comments on its proposed fracking rules for 30 days. We need to let the administration know that these rules are totally inadequate. The administration needs to ban fracking on public lands - not cave to the industry and endang
Urge EPA: Tell the Truth About Fracking's Climate Change Impacts ACTION US
Environment  (tags: fracking, EPA, ecosystems, environment, health, science )

Nancy
- 836 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
EPA is underestimating fracking's impacts on climate change Urge EPA: use the latest, best science when calculating methane's impacts on global warming
TAKE ACTION NOW! Hawaii, Say NO to GMO
Environment  (tags: food, labeling, GMO Food, protection, organic, interesting, greenproducts, greenliving, green, environment, conservation, ecosystems, eco-friendly, health, green, water )

Cal
- 862 days ago - signon.org
We MUST keep GMO out of the Hawaiian Islands. We have no where to 'go' when GMO crops infect our local food supply.
ExxonMobil Spills Chemicals in Louisiana While Cleaning Spilled Oil in Arkansas
Environment  (tags: Exxon mobil, Lousiana, spills, oil spill, chemical spill, New orleans, coast guard, environment, health, pollution )

Angelika
- 874 days ago - grist.org
Even as ExxonMobil was mopping up after its disgusting tar-sands oil spill in Arkansas on Wednesday, it spilled an unknown amount of unknown chemicals- possibly hydrogen sulfide and cancer-causing benzene- during an accident at riverfront refinery in LA
Sign Our Petition to ExxonMobil ACTION
Environment  (tags: tar sands, ExxonMobil, business, health, family, destruction, environment, habitatdestruction )

Nancy
- 878 days ago - action.sumofus.org
This past weekend, an ExxonMobil pipeline carrying nearly 100,000 barrels of toxic tar sands crude spewed into Mayflower, Arkansas. Yards are flooded in black crude, a river of toxic oil flows down the street, and the nearby fishing lake is covered in...
A Million Comments Against Keystone XL ACTION
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, habitatdestruction, Keystone XL, globalwarming, water, wildlife, health, environment )

Nancy
- 879 days ago - act.350.org
The State Department's official public comment period on Keystone XL Pipeline is now open -- and it's a crucial opportunity for us to flood them with comments. We'll take your comments and deliver them directly and immediately to the the State Department.
Long Outlawed in the West, Lead Paint Sold in Poor Nations
Environment  (tags: health, healthcare, risks, healthconditions, environment, pollution, protection, politics, world )

Cal
- 883 days ago - e360.yale.edu
A new study finds that household lead paint -- banned for years in the U.S. and Europe because of its health effects on children -- is commonly sold in the African nation of Cameroon
Petition NRC to Revoke the Operating Licenses of Dangerous GE Mark I & Mark II Reactors ACTION US
Environment  (tags: nuclear reactors, radiation, US, GE, health, containment vents )

Nancy
- 891 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
.. by majority vote (4-1), the Commissioners sided with the industry agenda for dangerous half measures that will potentially leave the downwind communities vulnerable to the uncontained releases of radioactivity in the event of an accident involving...
Keep Frankenfish Out Of Our Food Chain ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: humans, health, food, genetically-engineered, fish, protection, environment, habitat )

CherAway
- 928 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
During the holidays, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) took a controversial step toward approving the first-ever genetically-engineered fish made for human consumption. These fish are the spawn of a company called AquaBounty Technologies and are
BP to Pay $4.5 Billion in Fines for Gulf Oil Spill. Is Legal Saga Over?
Environment  (tags: BP oil spill, health, healthconditions, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, conservation, green, pollution )

Cal
- 1018 days ago - csmonitor.com
A deal on federal criminal charges helps bring legal action over the Gulf oil spill nearer a conclusion. But many more claims remain - totaling perhaps tens of billions of dollars.
BP Oil Spill Settlement: Fine For Deepwater Horizon Disaster May Be Largest Criminal Penalty In U.S. History
Environment  (tags: BP oil spill, health, healthconditions, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, conservation, green, pollution )

Cal
- 1018 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
BP Plc is expected to pay a record criminal penalty and plead guilty to criminal misconduct in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster through a plea agreement it has reached with the U.S. Department of Justice that may be announced as soon as Thursday,
Eskom's New Mega Coal Plants Will Dry Up South Africa: Greenpeacejou
Environment  (tags: africa, water, conservation, humans, ecosystems, environment, climate, health, humans, society, health, warning )

Kevin
- 1025 days ago - simplygreen.co.za
Nearly a million South African households still have no access to the minimum 25 litres of water per day. Eskom's water-hungry coal expansion is a major threat to the country's already stressed water resources, and further compromises water access ...
Keep Up The Fight To Stop Mountaintop Removal Mining ACTION
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, ecosystems, EPA, family, mountaintop removal, humanrights, wildlife, health, disease, family )

Nancy
- 1050 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Please tell the Army Corps of Engineers and Environmental Protection Agency to stop these permits, to stand up for justice for local families, and to resist political pressure from coal company lobbyists.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell BP to Stop Stalling and Pay Up!
Environment  (tags: BP oil spill, health, healthconditions, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, conservation, green, pollution )

Cal
- 1058 days ago - change.org
Despite BP's advertising campaigns to the contrary, we are still suffering from the oil spill. Oil and tar balls from the spill are still washing up on the shores of the Gulf as recently as this past August during Hurricane Isaac.

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