START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


Susan G. Komen Is Pinkwashing Fracking
Environment  (tags: fracking industry, toxic chemicals, breast cancer, conservation, destruction, animals, endangered, energy, environment, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 96 days ago -
The largest breast cancer organization in the country and a major fracking company are banding together to pinkwash fracking. They're even painting drilling equipment pink!
BREAKING EPA to Approve Dow's New GMOs Crops - Take a Stand!
Environment  (tags: toxic chemicals, crops, superweeds, cor, soy, birth defects, cancer, hormone disruption, glyphosate, farmes, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, protection, environment, animals, habitatdestruction )

- 109 days ago -
Now the chemical arms race is about to explode on your plate with the biotech industry spraying more toxic chemicals on our food - and we need your help to stop it! Tell President Obama to Reject Dow's Dangerous New Enlist Agent Orange GMOs!
Protect Endangered Species From Deadly New Pesticide Cyantraniliprole in US - Via ForceChange (Global Petition)
Environment  (tags: Wild Animals, Aquatic Animals, Endangered Species, Chemical Industry, Pesticides, Toxic Chemicals, Death, Extinction, Petition to sign )

- 212 days ago -
According to the US Environment Protection Agency's own findings the new pesticide Cyantraniliprole is highly toxic to wildlife, including scores of aquatic and terrestrial endangered species. Yet, In early 2014 the EPA approved this toxic chemical.
The Intersection Between Our Environment and Reproductive Health
Environment  (tags: toxic chemicals, environmental degradation, women's health, reproductive health, rights of future generations )

- 279 days ago -
This Earth Day, think about how toxic chemicals are impacting both the environment and human health - especially reproductive health of women. More people are paying a high price for every day products in our homes due to poor regulation of toxins.
Scientific Evidence to Support 'Seven Generations' Future Thinking; Our Toxic Chemical Exposures May Harm Our Great-Grandchildre
Environment  (tags: chemical reform, CSIA, epigenetic, hazard, toxic, toxic chemicals, transgeneration, TSCA )

- 423 days ago -
Native American tribes hold dear the concept of seven generations planning, that the impact of decisions should be considered out seven generations into the future, about 150 years.
Tell the Senate to Protect Us From Toxic Chemicals ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, toxic chemicals, humans )

- 466 days ago -
Tell the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works to keep working together to strengthen the bill and pass legislation that's truly protective of our public health.
Action Alert: Protect the Arctic; Oil Drilling in the Arctic Isn't Worth the Risk.
Environment  (tags: action alert, sign the petition, Arctic, oil drilling, oil spills, toxic chemicals, fossil fuels, endangered species, polar bears, whates, seals )

- 830 days ago -
"The Arctic Ocean's pristine waters are in danger. No technology currently exists to clean up oil spilled in the region home to endangered whales, polar bears, seals and other wildlife. Please sign the petition.
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, )

- 1422 days ago -
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..'
Defend Houston Ship Channel Residents From Toxic Chemicals ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, humans, habitat, toxic chemicals )

- 1476 days ago -
The Safe Chemicals Act would protect Houston Ship Channel residents by raising the standards for the manufacture of industrial-use chemicals- manufacturing that happens right next to their homes and schools
Victory! California Will Revamp Watered Down Toxic Chemical Rule
Environment  (tags: environment, toxic chemicals, habitat, protection, nature )

- 1489 days ago -
Proponents for tough toxic chemical regulations got a Christmas present last week, when Gov. Schwarzenegger's administration agreed to reassess its watered-down Green Chemistry Initiative--a legislative fail that was resoundingly panned by
Rehaul California's Watered Down Toxic Chemicals Initiative ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, humans, toxic chemicals )

- 1506 days ago -
Two years ago, Arnold Schwarzenegger declared that he would establish a Green Chemistry Initiative to crack down on the eco- and health-hazardous toxins found in everyday consumer products.
Stop Coal Ash From Posing Serious Health Risks - Take Action Today
Environment  (tags: Coal, posing, health, toxic chemicals, mercury, lead, selenium, disturbingly, arsenic )

- 1564 days ago -
Coal ash seeps into our water and atmosphere as deadly toxins are emitted from coal plants and coal disposal sites. The runoff contains toxic chemicals like mercury, lead, selenium, and disturbingly, arsenic.
Tell the EPA to Expand Our Right to Know About Toxic Chemicals ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, humans, toxic chemicals )

- 1573 days ago -
As a result of decades of chemical industry lobbying, even the Environmental Protection Agency doesn't have complete or current information about all the chemicals we are exposed to and their health risks. Urge the EPA, before the October 12th comment
EPA Told at Binghamton Hearing That Hydrofracking Does, Does Not Taint Drinking Water
Environment  (tags: government, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, pollution, water, energy, natural gas, fracking, shale, hydro-fracking, New York, Pennsylvannia, West Virginia, chemicals, toxic chemicals, EPA hearings, EPA )

- 1595 days ago -
"There's no way this can be done safely. It will toxify the air, water and soil," said protester Kathy Shimberg, 73, of Mount Vision, N.Y., wearing a T-shirt that read "Love N.Y.? Don't frack it up."
Stop Using Toxic Chemicals to Clean Oil Spills ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, oil spills, toxic chemicals, habitat, nature, protection )

- 1645 days ago -
We, the undersigned, request you start to use microbes and other natural means to clean up not only the BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill but all oil spills, instead of the deadly and toxic chemicals that are being used. We have seen videos and have proof

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 toxic chemicals

top story finders in Environment

1. Carole K. 56 popular stories

2. Natasha Salgado 55 popular stories

3. AniMae Chi 55 popular stories

4. Richard S. 54 popular stories

5. Laura H. 49 popular stories

6. Debbie Williamson 49 popular stories

7. Carrie B. 47 popular stories

8. Nicole W. 43 popular stories

9. Alexandra G. 42 popular stories

10. Mary T. 41 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!