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Why Cities Should Plant More Trees   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, air cleansing, cities, pollution, asthma, breathing difficulties, particulates, trees )

Evelyn
- 8 days ago - youtu.be
Over 3 million people die annually from air pollution. Planting trees can help lower that number. Trees help improve public health by cleaning and cooling the air around them. As the threat of climate change steadily increases, planting trees is
Mike Pence Was Asked to Solve the Lead Poisoning Crisis in His Own Backyard - Here's What Happened Next
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, resources, poverty, Indiana, lead, pollution, housing projects )

Freya
- 48 days ago - alternet.org
Flint isn't the only Midwestern city dealing with lead poisoning; East Chicago, IN is experiencing a crisis all their own. And residents of the small city are rising up and demanding change.
Join Me to Curb Carbon Pollution From Cars
Health & Wellness  (tags: climate-change, humans, environment, pollution, ethics, research )

Julie
- 227 days ago - on.nrdc.org
Join me to curb carbon pollution from cars.
Burning Trees for Electricity? Tell the Senate That Doesn't Make Sense
Health & Wellness  (tags: trees, world, green, humans, pollution, technology, ethics )

Julie
- 348 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Burning trees for electricity? Tell the Senate that doesn't make sense.
Thank Governor John Hickenlooper for Protecting Our Kids' Health! PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, kids, pollution, air )

AnnaAway
- 385 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Join us and thank Governor Hickenlooper for his commitment to implementing the Clean Power Plan and protecting our kids' health in Colorado.
Day of Reckoning for DuPont Over Teflon Chemical
Health & Wellness  (tags: DuPont, toxics, coverup, Teflon, PFOA, C-8, trial, carcinogen, pollution, drinking water, cattle deaths, EPA, W Virginia, Ohio )

Judy
- 524 days ago - ewg.org
More than 15 years after an attorney investigating mysterious cattle deaths in Parkersburg, W. Va., discovered that DuPont had polluted the area's drinking water with a carcinogenic chemical used to make Teflon, the company is finally facing trial.
We're Exposed to Hormone-Disrupting BPA Just By Breathing
Health & Wellness  (tags: Air, BPA, Chemicals, Health, Health & wellbeing, Water, Pollution )

Judy
- 577 days ago - theguardian.com
Manufacturing and wastewater treatment sites are releasing bisphenol A into the air, exposing people to high levels of the chemical, according to a study.
Please Sign: No More Mountaintop Removal Permits for Coal River Mountain!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Coal River Mountain, West Virginia Dept of Environmental Prot, Alpha Natural Resources, mountaintop coal mining, serious health hazards, ACHE ACT, environment, health, pollution, strip mining )

Susan
- 656 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Despite new studies confirming the health risks to communities near mountaintop coal mining, including lung cancer, West Virginia's Dept of Environmental Protection continues to issue permits for blasting mountaintops. This must be stopped!
These Are America's 10 Most Polluted Cities
Health & Wellness  (tags: US, cities, pollution, bad for your health )

David
- 661 days ago - time.com
sad and unhealthy....................hope you don't live in one
Earth's Forests Are Being Cleared on a Massive Scale
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, forests, globalwarming, government, habitat, healthconditions, nature, politics, pollution, Sustainabililty, wildlife, trees, water, risks, warning )

Lidia
- 820 days ago - greenpeace.org.ar
Please sign the petition. Forests provide essential resources such as food, firewood, building materials, fodder, medicines, and many other things. Trees and forests also play an important role in sustaining a healthy environment.
NO TIME to Waste.....
Health & Wellness  (tags: climate, climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, green, pollution, politics, nature, humans, water, weather, world, prevention, protection, risks, warning, society )

Marjolein
- 820 days ago - nytimes.com
NO TIME AND U BETTER BELIEVE IT, for ur own children, waken up and denie as much as possible oil based products, this is hard, but somehow it is the only solution, the moneysystem is dirty, our economy is dirty, our food is already making us sick,
Firefighters Need More Funds to Handle Wildfires
Health & Wellness  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, americans, death, education, environment, ethics, family, government, politi )

Wendy
- 909 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
For years, the Forest Service has had to borrow billions of dollars from critical conservation programs to fund wildfire suppression when Congress doesn't allocate enough dollars,
Autism Nation: America's Chemical Brain Drain
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans. Autism, brain, babies, children, disease, drugs, family, food, government, healthcare, investigation, medicine, prevention, pollution, protection, research, science, society, study )

Kit
- 1035 days ago - truth-out.org
While autism rates in Europe have remained virtually flat for the last decade, in the US, they have risen from 1:10,000 in 1981 to 1:68 in 2014. Many studies point to the prevalence of toxins in our environment as the culprit.
 

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