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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 )

- 1248 days ago -
The EPA should ban four newly discovered chemicals that deplete the ozone but may slip through a legal loophole.
Pass Laws to Protect Water and Free Speech By April 22 ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, Canada, law, Great Lakes )

- 1269 days ago -
These two laws - the Great Lakes Protection Act and the Protection of Public Participation Act - have broad support. But political gridlock at Queens Park is causing a standstill in getting these acts passed into law.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Categorize Hazardous Coal Ash as Toxic Waste - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, law, protection, government, green, politics, humans, healthconditions )

- 1296 days ago -
Categorize coal ash as toxic waste so that sufficient cleanup and prevention measures will be enforced
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop UK of Shredding Over 80,000 Pages of Environmental Protections!
Environment  (tags: law, UK< environmental protections, wildlife, protection, environment, ecosystems, animals, world, humans, politics, healthconditions, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, water )

- 1296 days ago -
In a sweeping overhaul of environmental regulations in the UK, Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday announced plans to slash over 80,000 pages of laws that protect the environment against business practices.
European Commission To Ban Heirloom Seeds and Criminalize Plants & Seeds Not Registered With Govt - Collective Evolution
Environment  (tags: Article and Global petition to sign, Environment, EU, Plants, Vegetables, Trees, Law, Food Control, Lack of Ethics, Bio-diversity loss )

- 1315 days ago -
The European Commission is changing the EU's plant legislation to The "Plant Reproductive Material Law" regulating ALL plants, vegetables and woodland trees. An annual fee will also be required to only grow produce from an EU approved list of seeds.
Organic Farmers Vs. Monsanto: Final Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court to Protect Crops From GMO Contamination
Environment  (tags: GMOs, GMO case, environment, destruction, law, humans, healthconditions, government, green, nature, politics )

- 1332 days ago -
Last week, the Public Patent Foundation filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in the landmark case, Organic Seed Growers and Trade Association (OSGATA) et al v. Monsanto, in the hopes that the highest court in the land would hear and reinstate the cas
Botswana Faces Questions Over Licences for Fracking Companies in Kalahari
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, water, law, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, forests, energy )

- 1371 days ago -
Botswana government accused of ignoring pollution risks to scarce water supplies in Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Is Fracking A Civil Right? A New Court Case May Decide
Environment  (tags: law, energy, environment, destruction, fracking, frack is whack, oil interests, protection, nature, pollution, politics )

- 1372 days ago -
Horizontal drilling, hydraulic fracturing, drilling for oil, exploring for natural gas: None of that is allowed in Mora County, New Mexico.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the Obama Administration: Drop Your Court Challenge of Texas Landowner Mike Bishop
Environment  (tags: LAW, obama, Keystone XL, Keystone XL Pipeline, protection, habitat, humans, environment, destruction, government, green )

- 1376 days ago -
The Obama administration is pushing a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that is our best hope of stopping TransCanada's nearly finished southern leg of the Keystone XL pipeline.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Oil Giant's Condemnation of Private Land - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, law, obama, politics, environment, destruction, Sustainabililty, habitatdestruction, habitat, energy, world, protection, pollution, nature )

- 1376 days ago -
Mr. Bishop's lawsuit against TransCanada might be able to stop this destructive pipeline in its tracks - but unfortunately, the Obama administration is urging a federal court to dismiss it. Sign this petition to urge President Obama to drop his interven
US to Destroy 6 Tons of Ivory This Week
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, elephants, Ivory, law, poachers )

- 1377 days ago -
n a first, U.S. officials are going to destroy their massive stockpile of illegal ivory this week, hoping to send a zero-tolerance message to elephant poachers.
Russia Says Greenpeace Activists to Face Additional Charges
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, Greenpeace, arrested protestors in Russia, law, environment, ecosystems, protection, politics, world )

- 1381 days ago -
Russian is to press additional charges against several Greenpeace activists who were arrested for a protest at the country's first offshore Arctic oil rig, investigators said
Southern Leg of Keystone XL Near Completion as Opponents Lose Last Legal Battle in Texas
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, legal battles, law, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, protection, humans, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 1394 days ago -
American Indians and others who oppose the southern leg of the Keystone XL pipeline have lost their last legal battle, enabling TransCanada to finish the project by year's end.
OUTRAGEOUS! Chevron Sues Rainforest Communities It Contaminated -
Environment  (tags: CHEVRON CORPORATE IRRESPONSIBILITY, corporate chutzpah, native rights, environmental pollution, law, rainforest destruciton, pollution, environment, ecosystems, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, world )

- 1404 days ago -
The U.S. oil giant has taken "blame the victim" to a new extreme in its attempt to avoid the $19 billion guilty verdict handed down by an Ecuadorian court in February 2012. Upheld on appeal, the verdict was based on much of Chevron's own evidence, and in
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA to Investigate Fracking Water Contamination
Environment  (tags: ethics, environment, EPA, news, FRACKING, fracking, business, law, society, usa )

- 1426 days ago -
The EPA is supposed to protect American citizens from threats like fracking, not bow to the oil and gas industry.

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