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Urge EPA to Ban Widely-Used Toxic Pesticide PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, pollution, toxins, pesticides )

Anna
- 9 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has extensive scientific evidence showing that chlorpyrifos, a widely used pesticide, is linked to serious harm to peopleâEUR(TM)s brains, including reduced IQ and autism.
TAKE ACTION NOW! It's Time for Real Toxics Reform!
Environment  (tags: CONTROLS, TOXINS, toxins, toxin controls, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, healthconditions, protection, government )

Cal
- 164 days ago - action.ewg.org
The Toxic Substances Control Act is so weak that when a hazardous chemical leaked from a coal processing plant into West Virginia's water supply, officials did not know the harmful effects of drinking that contaminated water. We need real reform of this l
Syria - the Toxic Footprint of War
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, environment, healthconditions, civil war inSyrkia, environmental degradation, industrial pollution, toxins, soil, agricultureecosystems )

Cal
- 230 days ago - theecologist.org
The devastating human impact of Syria's civil war may persist for decades to come as heavy metals and carcinogens in munitions end up in the environment, along with chemicals from destroyed industrial plants and stores.
Are Your Delicious, Healthy Almonds Killing Bees?
Environment  (tags: bees, die-offs, chemicals, pesticides, BASF, toxins, pollinaton, pollution, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, animals, ecosystems )

Cal
- 304 days ago - motherjones.com
Pesticides made by BASF and other companies are suspected of killing thousands of honey bees
The Poisoner's Reckoning -- William Rivers Pitt
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty, Toxins )

Kit
- 379 days ago - truth-out.org
Even a dog distinguishes between being stumbled over and being kicked. - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Protect the Arctic ACTION
Environment  (tags: health, environment, research, prevention, toxins, Arctic, Jewell )

Nancy
- 639 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
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.Demand a more cautious approach to offshore drilling in the Arctic.
Fracking Ourselves to Death in Pennsylvania
Environment  (tags: fracking, emerging industry, natural gas, Marcellus Shale, Pennsylvania, secrecy, Dept. of Environmental Protection, (DEP), revolving door, exemptions from environmental regulation, carcinogens, toxins, fracking fluid, illness, death, accidents )

Judy
- 662 days ago - thenation.com
Farming communities are being turned into huge, open-air laboratories by energy companies--with ordinary people serving as guinea pigs.
Take Action: Tell Idaho Power: Don't Keep Idaho Hooked on Dirty Coal
Environment  (tags: Take Action, Sign the Petition, Idaho Power, Coal, Fossil Fuels, Dirty Energy, Climate Change, Toxins, Pollutants, air, water, environment, Idaho )

Brian
- 732 days ago - act.credoaction.com
"As the damage and threat from climate change continue increasing, Idaho Power wants to make Idaho families foot the bill for $500 million in upgrades to two dirty coal plants in Wyoming and Nevada, keeping Idaho hooked on dirty coal for decades."
Levi's: We Want Toxin-Free Jeans ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, pollution, toxins )

Cher
- 814 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
When Greenpeace tested Levi's clothing, we found hazardous chemicals in them - toxins that are regulated in Canada, but are being regularly dumped into the Chinese and Mexican waterways where Levi's clothes are made.
The Time To Clean Up Cement Plants Is Now ACTION
Environment  (tags: pollution, cement plants, mercury, toxins, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, disease, prevention )

Nancy
- 817 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
In August 2010--thanks to hardworking activists like you--the EPA adopted the first federal air pollution limits for more than 100 cement plants across the country. These rules would limit mercury and other toxic air pollution from some of our nation's...
Protect Our Water and Ban Diesel Fuel From Fracking ACTION US
Environment  (tags: humans, diesel, toxins, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, fracking )

Nancy
- 933 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
The natural gas industry wants to be able to drill whenever, wherever, and however -- with no accountability for the toxic chemicals they inject into our ground water. They are lobbying hard to make sure the use of diesel -- a known carcinogen -- is...
Require J.R. Simplot Co. to Clean Up Its Smoky Canyon Mine Superfund Site ACTION
Environment  (tags: animalrights, habitat, wildlife, toxins, environment, ecosystems )

Nancy
- 997 days ago - actnow.greateryellowstone.org
The Smoky Canyon Mine is one of 17 phosphate mine Superfund sites in Idaho. Selenium leaching from the mine has had lethal results, with thousands of dead and deformed fish.
Dear EPA: Fix Broken Safety Rules for Common Pesticide, Please. ACTION
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, food, toxins, air )

Nancy
- 1005 days ago - action.panna.org
EPA missed the boat on chlorothalonil. This nearly-impossible-to-pronounce pesticide, widely used in conventional potato fields throughout the country, is in the air people in neighboring communities breathe throughout the summer.
Don't Let Pfizer Fill a Floodplain With Toxic Waste! ACTION
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, habitat destruction, NJ, Raritan River, rivers, toxins, Pfizer )

Nancy
- 1090 days ago - care2.com
Link to Cal's petition. My state, my town(s)...thanx
 

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