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The Ghost in the GMO Machine: Chlorpyrifos Poisoning, Dow's Cover-Up - EPA/Congress Fail to Investigate & Protect Kauai Kids
Health & Wellness  (tags: EPA, Dow Chemical, GMO, Hawaii, Kaua'i, pesticides, Lorsban, Chamacos, chlorpyifos, birth defects, nervous system destruction, American Assoc. Poison Control Centers, NY, Elliot Spitzer )

LucyKalei
- 45 days ago - times.org
While independent research shows that Dow insecticide Chlorpyrifos causes significant harm to children, Dow is intent on convincing EPA otherwise. Despite ban in homes, schools, parks, malls & day care centers, use in farming OK, eg Kaua'i's GMO fields
Tell EPA: Make Radiation Standards More Protective ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: radioactivity, disease, health, nuclear power, EPA )

Nancy
- 118 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
Nuclear power operations that release radioactivity have been given an enormous "free pass" to expose communities (and the biosphere) to levels of radiation that are too high.
Protect Workers and Children From Pesticides ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: family, children, labor, neurotoxic pesticides, pesticides, harvesters, EPA )

Nancy
- 152 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
The men, women and children who harvest our nation's food are about to get new protections against pesticides. By taking action now, you can help ensure that these protections are strong enough to do the job.
Please Sign: Demand EPA Set Stricter Limits on Use of Roundup Herbicide
Health & Wellness  (tags: Roundup, glyphosate, breast milk, CYP 450 enzymes, EPA, Moms Across America, endocrine disrupters, toxic chemicals, herbicides, Monsanto, crop spraying, GMOs, genetically engineered roundup ready cro, environment, human health, plants, cancer )

Susan
- 183 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A group of mothers recently blitzed EPA with concerns about Roundup residue found in breast milk. Despite these and other serious health concerns, the US Dept of Ag doesn't routinely test foods for Roundup residue as it does for other toxic chemicals.
Tell Major Retailers to Care About Kids! ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, ePA, d-Con, toxins, family, wildlife, health, children )

Nancy
- 306 days ago - action.beyondpesticides.org
Using legal tactics to delay EPA's ban, Reckitt Benckiser LLC, the manufacturer of d-CON products, continues to sell 12 of its toxic products to retailers across the nation, despite findings that they present unreasonable risks to children, pets, and...
Don't Let the EPA Allow More Chemicals on Your Veggies! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, food, family, environment, Monsanto, ecosystems, wildlife, business, EPA, corruption )

Nancy
- 515 days ago - act.foodandwaterwatch.org
The EPA is considering raising the tolerance level of glyphosate, more commonly known as Roundup, on our food. That means that you and I will be exposed to up to 20 times the amount of pesticides as are currently allowed on our vegetables.
Senate Energy Comm. Radwaste Discussion Draft Is Unacceptable. Start Over! ACTION LINK
Health & Wellness  (tags: nuclear reactors, radiation, US, EPA, health, containment vents, wastescience )

Nancy
- 558 days ago - care2.com
Add your voice now. Tell the Committee that "interim" storage and related massive radioactive waste transport is unacceptable. Stop a Mobile Chernobyl. No Fukushima Freeways.
Tell the EPA: Strengthen Radiation Protection Standards; Drop Current PAGs ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: nuclear reactors, radiation, US, EPA, health, containment vents, wastescience )

Nancy
- 559 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
High "acceptable" contamination and exposures for dirty bomb scenarios are being morphed into regular allowable levels with the nation's drinking water protection first on the chopping block.
Tell the USDA and EPA: No Labels = No 2,4-D Corn! ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: nutrition, food, gmo corn, family, EPA, USDA, cancer, deformities, Parkinson's )

Nancy
- 827 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
If the USDA and EPA approve this new corn, we won't be able to decide what's best to feed our families, since genetically engineered foods aren't labeled.
Please Sign: Tell EPA to Stop Dow's 2,4-D in Its Tracks
Health & Wellness  (tags: 2, 4-D corn, GE foods, frankenfoods, agent orange, Dow, Monsanto, monoculture farming, EPA, USDA, promote organic and sustainable farming, government, food, health, protection, risks, nutrition, illness, humans, cancer, disease, environment, ethics, news )

Susan
- 891 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
USDA is poised to approve Dow's Agent Orange corn & soy, but Working Assets says EPA may intervene and stop or restrict its use on foods. We need to make sure EPA does just that - and continue to push for a reversal of poisonous monoculture farming!
Something Stinks (Radiation Cover Up?) First Responders Deployed   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Radiation, CPM, cover up, EPA, explosions, military hazmat, monitoring stations, Michigan, Indiana )

Dandelion
- 891 days ago - youtube.com
Two separate radiation monitoring stations both detected extremely high levels of radiation at the same time on June 6 & &. Radiation readings as high as 7,139 CPM when a normal reading is between 5 and 60 CPM.
Open Channel - Health Concerns Grow Over Little-Known Mineral
Health & Wellness  (tags: Erionite, little-known mineral, mesothelioma, Turkey, western U.S., NIH, EPA, Environmental Protection Agency, the National Institute for Occupational , the Mine Safety and Health Administratio, USGS )

Judy
- 1136 days ago - openchannel.msnbc.msn.com
After 3 decades, erionite remains a word most Americans--and many environmental officials--have never heard. Animal studies showed erionite to be 100 to 800 times more carcinogenic than asbestos, and exists in numerous sites in at least 12 western states.
Tell EPA to Stick to the Science on Atrazine
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, altrazine, EPA, herbicides )

Nancy
- 1223 days ago - action.panna.org
Last month, thousands of PAN supporters helped us thank innovative farmers who are growing crops without the herbicide atrazine. Thousands more signed onto a letter urging atrazine's producer, the Syngenta Corporation, to pay attention to studies linking
TAKE ACTION!! Urge the FDA to Protect the Public From Mercury in Fish
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, diet, humans, food, MERCURY LEVELS, mercury levels, government regulation, EPA, protection )

Cal
- 1254 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
Join GotMercury.org in calling on food safety officials to require posting of mercury warnings wherever fish is sold and to cut by half the current 30-year-old mercury limits to better protect the health of women, children and anyone who eats tuna, swordf
In Your Face- Agenda 21   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, food, society, warning, epa, farmers, rights )

Judith
- 1276 days ago - youtube.com
Farmers vs EPA, please watch
 

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