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Urgent Action Needed: Defeat the Chemicals in Commerce Act! ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, chemicals, toxins, wildlife )

Nancy
- 124 days ago - action.ewg.org
As currently drafted, the Chemicals in Commerce Act (CICA) would allow thousands of chemicals to be treated as safe with little or no review.
Dump the Filthy Chicken Rule - Sign the Petition to President Obama and USDA!
Health & Wellness  (tags: foodchain, poultry, chicken, USDA, inspections, chemicals, chemicals in food, food safety, modernization, health, microbes treatment, warning, diet )

Angelika
- 215 days ago - dailykos.com
The U.S.D.A.is considering a rule change that would privatize poultry inspection , allowing companies to inspect chicken and turkey carcasses themselves. What happens if birds are contaminated with feces? The rule allows companies to douse them with more
These Disturbing Fast Food Truths Will Make You Reconsider Your Lunch
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, fast food, chemicals, hamburgers, tacos )

Freya
- 228 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's, Taco Bell -- which one are you craving today? It's pretty likely that you have a favorite fast food chain and that you love many of the tasty options offered at these restaurants. It's hard to miss them.
Kid's Wear Made in China Carry Toxic Substances
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, children, clothing, chemicals, China, hormone disrupters )

Cher
- 264 days ago - greenpeace.org
Children's garments made in China's biggest kid's wear manufacturing towns contain hormone disruptors and chemicals that are toxic to the reproductive system, says a Greenpeace East Asia report released today
Ask Cosmetics Companies to Improve Their Chemical Policies ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, chemicals, toxins, protection )

Cher
- 291 days ago - environmentaldefence.ca
Please help by sending a letter to one or all of the Big 5 cosmetic companies (Estée Lauder, Johnson & Johnson, L'Oréal, Procter & Gamble and Unilever) asking them to remove harmful ingredients from their products and to make changes to their chemical
Protect Consumers From Dangerous Chemical ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, food, chemicals, protection, environment )

Cher
- 306 days ago - forcechange.com
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently issued yet another warning about a potentially dangerous chemical in many food products. The chemical is acrylamide, and it is found in foods such as potatoes, crackers, cereals, breads and several other
'Chemical Brain Drain' Endangers Generations of Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, children, diet, disease, environment, family, food, health, humans, interesting, investigation, research, risks, safety, science )

Kathy
- 373 days ago - environmentalhealthnews.org
According to some scholars, toxic exposures contributed to the collapse of the Roman Empire. Roman rulers were poisoned by water cisterns and food containers fashioned from lead.
Say NO to Toxic Chemicals in Household Products - PLEASE SIGN!!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Chemicals, Toxic, Household Products, risks, Cancer, Hormone Disruption, environmental pollution )

Monica
- 421 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Many household products we use every day actually contain harmful chemicals like galaxolide and tonalide -- two substances that have been linked to breast cancer cells, hormone disruption, and environmental pollution.
Hold Pepsi Accountable for Promise to Phase Out Carcinogenic Chemical ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, pepsi, chemicals, protection )

Cher
- 437 days ago - forcechange.com
The dangerous chemical known as 4-methylimidazole can form in trace amounts when caramel coloring in cola is cooked. This chemical has been found to cause cancer in rats. Coke has made huge strides to eliminate the carcinogenic chemical from its cola
STOP POISONING OUR KIDS! -Tell the Nation's Top Ten Retailers to Get Tough on Toxic Chemicals in Consumer Products! PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, kids, health, risk, humans, hazardous, children, disease, cancer, babies, illness, prevention )

Julie
- 490 days ago - mindthestore.saferchemicals.org
Walmart, Gap, Gymboree, Hallmark and H & M are just some of the companies who admit they use these chemicals in various products marketed specifically to children and adolescents.
Concerned About Exposure To Toxic Chemicals ? PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, chemicals, protection, humans )

Cher
- 502 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
While the Safe Chemicals Act has the support of more than two dozen senators, more need to come on board. That's where we need your help!
Help Hunger Strikers Facing Eviction in Mexico ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, family, health, prevention, agriculture, Mexico, big ag, hunger strike, organic, science, chemicals, gmos )

Nancy
- 603 days ago - act.grassrootsonline.org
On Wednesday, January 23 Mexican farmers took their struggle against genetically modified (GM) corn to the plaza, embarking on a hunger strike and sit-in in Mexico City. And they need your support before they are arrested.
Synthetic Nutrients in Organic Foods? ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, family, health, USDA, prevention, agriculture, big ag, synthetics, organic, hunger, science, chemicals, gmos )

Nancy
- 652 days ago - cornucopia.org
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking public comment on a rule that would continue its policy of allowing the indiscriminate and illegal addition of synthetic nutrients to organic foods.
New Study Reveals Widespread and Copious Use of Toxic Flame Retardants ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: corporate, business, money, chemicals, toxins, pets, flame retardents, family, health, research )

Nancy
- 654 days ago - prwatch.org
From 2005 to 2012, the chemical industry has given $39 million to candidates for federal office and spent $333 million on lobbying at the federal level in its successful campaign to prevent Congress from updating TSCA, according to an October report by...
MythBusting the Biggest Lies of Big Agriculture
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, family, health, prevention, agriculture, big ag, hunger, organic, science, chemicals, gmos )

Nancy
- 707 days ago - organicconnectmag.com
Some of the most esteemed global institutions have documented that the best way to fight hunger--and grow food abundantly--is to go for organic and ecological production methods and get people eating whole, real food again.
 

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