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Stop Shaw From Carpeting Our World With Toxics!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chemicals, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, greenliving, health, humans, protection, recycling, Sustainabililty, toxins )

Kathy
- 67 days ago - action.storyofstuff.org
Currently, most carpets end up in landfills, which is problematic as synthetic fibres, such as nylon and polyester, can take centuries to biodegrade, leach toxic chemicals, and emit methane gas.
Three Ingredients Is All It Takes to Make Monsanto's Cancer-Causing Glyphosate So Toxic
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chemicals, ecosystems, food, glyphosate, health, humans, protection, Roundup, world )

Kathy
- 77 days ago - globalpossibilities.org
It's becoming fairly common knowledge that glyphosate, the chief ingredient in Monsanto's best-selling weedkiller, is cancer-causing poison. Most people are beginning to understand that approximately 90% of the food in our grocery stores has either...
Amazon: Act on Toxic Chemicals
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chemicals, conservation, eco-friendly, environment, greenproducts, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, toxic chemicals, world )

Kathy
- 106 days ago - uspirg.webaction.org
In a recent retailer report card report, Amazon received an F grade on phasing out toxic chemicals. The company doesn't even have a public safer chemicals policy in place.
Judge Rules: No Right to Know Hazardous Pesticide Ingredients
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chemicals, ecosystems, environment, EPA, food, health, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 308 days ago - theecologist.org
A federal judge has ruled that the US Environmental Protection Agency is under no obligation to force pesticide makers to disclose supposedly 'inert' ingredients in their products - even where those ingredients are seriously hazardous to health or env...
The Problem Is Not Glyphosate, or DDT, or BPA - We Must Challenge the Entire System!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: BPA, chemicals, children, ecosystems, food, glyphosate, health, humans, protection, sustainable, world )

Kathy
- 337 days ago - theecologist.org
Apparent 'victories' in the fight against toxic chemicals-like the EU's failure to re-approve glyphosate yesterday-are illusory... The real problem is not one of specific 'bad actors', but the entire system that allows new, likely to be toxic compounds...
Tell Sally Hansen, Wet N Wild, OPI and Other Nail Polish Brands: Stop Using Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, protection, chemicals, health )

Anna
- 343 days ago - action.ewg.org
Sign the petition today: Join EWG in urging Sally Hansen, Wet n Wild, OPI and other nail polish brands to remove TPHP from their products now.
Galaxolide: A Threat to the Environment and Human Health - With Petition Link
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chemicals, ecosystems, environment, health, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 354 days ago - womensvoices.org
Galaxolide is a synthetic musk, and is a commonly used fragrance ingredient in household products. This chemical is highly toxic to aquatic life. In addition, studies show this fragrance chemical may interfere with hormones and other chemical signals in..
This Is How Monsanto Destroyed This Paradise
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chemicals, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, Hawaii, Monsanto, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 377 days ago - translate.google.com
Death and disease have come to the beautiful island of Molokai, long considered an ancient Hawaiian paradise with waterfalls, lush tropical forests and jagged hills. It came in the form of a huge Trojan horse, promising jobs and prosperity to the small...
We Have A Right To Know What's In Our Household Sprays, Soaps, And Cleaners
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chemicals, ecosystems, environment, family, greenliving, health, home, humans, protection, world )

Kathy
- 466 days ago - fastcoexist.com
Can we trust makers of household cleaning products that their products are safe? At the moment, we have to. That's because manufacturers like Procter & Gamble, SC Johnson, and Clorox don't disclose all of the chemicals they're using, and they don't...
Tell Fred Meyer: Mind the Store
Green Lifestyle  (tags: babies, environment, family, chemicals, health, humans, protection, toxins )

Kathy
- 499 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
TAKE ACTION: Tell Fred Meyer and their parent company Kroger to prioritize kids' health and adopt a comprehensive policy to remove toxic chemicals from its products.
Support Strong Health-Protective Legislation on Cosmetics
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chemicals, cosmetics, eco-friendly, health, greenproducts, humans )

Kathy
- 528 days ago - cqrcengage.com
Last month, we exposed the American Cancer Society and the Personal Care Products Council for providing cosmetics with toxic ingredients to cancer patients. The cosmetics industry as a whole is fighting to keep their products among the least-regulated...
8 Myths About Pesticides That Monsanto Wants You to Believe
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chemicals, ecosystems, environment, food, health, insecticides, protection, pesticides, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 536 days ago - ecowatch.com
Myths about pesticides are a testimony to the power of advertising, marketing and lobbying. Pesticide corporations, like Big Tobacco and the oil industry, have systematically manufactured doubt about the science behind pesticides and fostered the myth...
Industry Celebrates 25 Years of Undermining Public Health - Includes Petition Link
Green Lifestyle  (tags: abuse, business, chemicals, corruption, ecosystems, environment, health, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 550 days ago - beyondpesticides.org
Last week, Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment (RISE), an umbrella group representing pesticide manufacturers, celebrated its 25th year anniversary, touting its efforts to roll back critical protections from pesticide use in the U.S. The group...
EPA Plans to Ban Controversial Pesticide (Chlorpyrifos)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, chemicals, chlorpyrifos., health, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 659 days ago - publicnewsservice.org
Environmental and farm workers' groups are cheering this week's announcement by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that it plans to ban agricultural use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos.
Combinations of 'Safe' Chemicals May Increase Cancer Risk, Study Suggests
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, chemicals, eco-friendly, environment, food, green, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 661 days ago - latimes.com
Lots of chemicals are considered safe in low doses. But what happens when you ingest a little bit of a lot of different chemicals over time? In some cases, these combinations may conspire to increase your risk of cancer, according to a new report.
 

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