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This Inspiring Family Generates Only 1 Quart of Waste Annually
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, nature, waste )

- 219 days ago -
Can you imagine raising a family while generating only one quart of waste per year? That is precisely what Bea Johnson does, [....]
Stop Ocean Dumping of Deadly Plastics - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Plastics, waste, dumping, Aldi, trader joes, whales, deadly, environment, oceans )

- 233 days ago -
Recently, a dead sperm whale washed up on the southern coast of Spain with 17 kg of plastic waste in its stomach. The waste was traced back to farmers tending greenhouses that supply produce to many of the United Kingdom's supermarkets, inc Aldi.
Graywater Doesn't Have to Be a Waste - It Can Be a Resource ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, water, waste, graywater )

Cher Away
- 754 days ago -
Take this pledge to challenge the way we think of wastewater and graywater. Pledge to learn more about other uses for wastewater and graywater and how you can implement them in your own life.
ACTION ALERT: Don't Let Coal Waste Pollution Kill Whales and Dolphins! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: dirty coal, waste, mercury, destruction, contamination, dolphins, whales, threatened, protection, ecosystems, endangered )

- 981 days ago -
According to an article from the New York Times on mercury in fish, "the largest source of mercury contamination in the United States is coal-fueled power plant emissions." When dirty coal is burned, the waste water is pushed out into lakes, stream
Cox Recycles 500 Tons of Waste
Environment  (tags: recycling, waste, Enterprises, Tons )

- 1519 days ago -
Cox Enterprises succeeded in recycling 500 tons of waste last year, according to a company press release.
Throwing Out Food and Paper Will Be Illegal
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, waste, habitat, nature, protection )

Cher Away
- 1738 days ago -
Its policies simply aren't working. Overall waste generated has nearly doubled in the past 10 years, with waste going to landfill rising by over 10% in the same period.
Demand Regulation for the Disposal of Contaminated Coal Waste ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, coal, waste, habitat, humans, protection, nature, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1844 days ago -
America's coal-fired power plants and industrial facilities produce millions of tons of contaminated coal waste, which includes toxic metals like arsenic, mercury and lead.
Stop Toxin-Laden Wastewater Dump in Our Streams ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, water, waste, streams, lakes, protection, toxins, habitat, nature, wildlife, humans )

Cher Away
- 1852 days ago -
On June 22, 2009, the Supreme Court ruled that the Clean Water Act permits a mining company to pump hundreds of thousands of gallons per day of toxic wastewater slurry into an Alaskan lake, killing its fish and aquatic life.
Help Close Bush-Era Toxic Waste Loophole ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, waste, bush administration, destruction, habitat, nature, wildlife, humans )

Cher Away
- 1876 days ago -
In its closing days of power, the Bush administration passed an eleventh-hour rule deregulating 1.5 million tons of hazardous waste.
Sign Petition: Global Emission and Waste Reform NOW
Environment  (tags: environment, CO2emissions, waste, garbage, ocean, landfills, pollution, recycling, nature, protection, globalwarming, Sustainabililty, wildlife, habitat, conservation, corporations, economy, health, disease, prevention, safety, politics, government )

- 1917 days ago -
Our government's goal is to reduce pollution by 83% by 2050. The health of the people comes before corporations or the economy. We should eliminate endless landfills, trash, and gigantic garbage patches in oceans through planning and recycling by 2020.
Take Action ! Tell the EPA to Strictly Regulate the Disposal of Contaminated Coal Waste !
Environment  (tags: coal, waste, toxic meatsl, regulate, environment, habitat, destruction, nature, wildlife, pollution, protection )

Cher Away
- 1988 days ago -
America's coal-fired power plants and industrial facilities produce millions of tons of contaminated coal waste, which includes toxic metals like arsenic, mercury and lead. Send a message telling the EPA to protect communities and water sources across
Why Our Food Waste May Be Our Greatest Asset | Environment | AlterNet
Environment  (tags: environment, food, waste, composting, global warming )

- 2214 days ago -
Composting is key to reducing waste costs, cutting global warming emissions, and increasing urban food security.Great read---we must compost, compost, compost.
Great Lakes, Oceans Won't Be Clean Until Global Pesticides Banned
Environment  (tags: pollution, chemicals, waste, fish, water, water source, food source, EPA )

- 2419 days ago -
Surprise findings: Toxaphene, the pesticide that replaced DDT when it was banned, is present at twice the PCB concentration in Lake Superior trout and gives them 10 times more toxicity. Recently Toxaphene has been removed from fish eating advisories.
Water Bottlers Defend Their Reputation With Full-Page Ads
Environment  (tags: water, waste, environment, carbonemissions, GoodNews, emissions, globalwarming, eco-friendly, Sustainabililty, energy )

- 2570 days ago -
Nestle and Dasani admit they are selling municipalities' city water in plastic bottles and cause those municipalities to have to dispose of/recycle those bottles...and finally there is some thought as to the wasteful bottle of water!

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