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Tell Lowe's: Stop Selling Deadly Paint Strippers
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, toxins, petitions )

Freya
- 56 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Since January of last year, four people have died after being exposed to deadly paint strippers like the ones commonly sold at Lowes Home Improvement. Yet the company still refuses to remove the product from its shelves.
Tell the EPA: Protect Teenage Farmworkers From Toxic Pesticides
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, contaminants, toxins, youth, exposure, petitions )

Freya
- 111 days ago - act.credoaction.com
This might be the most deplorable action by Pruitt's EPA so far: It is planning to roll back critical rules that prevent minor farmworkers from handling dangerous, cancer-causing pesticides.
Say NO To Toxic Chemicals In Household Products
Health & Wellness  (tags: cleaning supplies, chemicals, toxins, petitions )

Freya
- 115 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Would you willingly bring toxic chemicals into your home? If the answer is no, you may want to reconsider which kinds of household cleaners and air fresheners you are using.
These Companies Created a Lead Paint Crisis - and Refuse to Clean It Up
Health & Wellness  (tags: heavy metals, toxins, corporate responsibility )

Freya
- 138 days ago - motherjones.com
In the 1800s, manufacturers started adding lead pigment to their paint to help it dry faster and last longer. But by the middle of the 20th century, research had established the element's serious health effects on humans.
Avaaz,Chairman of Samsung,Expose the "Dark Side" of the Galaxy
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, samsung, toxins, phones, safety, protection )

Ruth
- 314 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Children as young as 7 are inhaling toxic dust to extract cobalt a mineral used in cell phones by samsung who refuses to ensure their supply chain is free of child labour.Sign ,call on them to investigate,& call on the DRC govt to address child labour
Close the Tap on America's Poisonous Water Supplies PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, protection, water, toxins )

Anna
- 395 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
You could be drinking 70 times the recommended limit of a cancer-causing toxin. PFCs, a highly fluorinated toxic chemical, have been linked to diseases like cancer, kidney failure, thyroid problems, and weakened immune systems. The toxins have been found
More Than 100 Nobel Laureates Demand Greenpeace End Anti-GMO Crusade
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo's, greenpeace, nobel laureates, toxins, golden rice, health, safety, prevention, food )

Nancy
- 752 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
"Greenpeace have also claimed that Golden Rice would not work; that it would not deliver enough vitamin A to be effective, or that it would produce so much as to be dangerous."
Monsanto The Monster From America   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Monsanto, Abby Martin, toxins, Michael Taylor, agriculture, Mitt Romney, George Bush, Clarence Thomas, President Obama, Donald Rumsfeld )

Sheryl
- 765 days ago - youtube.com
Few corporations in the world are as loathed and as sinister as Monsanto. But the threat it poses to people and planet could be reaching new heights. Even if you think you know all about Monsanto this one do not miss.
Tell the EPA to Address Civil Rights Violations PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, toxins, humans, protection, civil rights, violations )

Anna
- 883 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Recently Earthjustice went to court to demand that the EPAâEUR(TM)s Office of Civil Rights complete investigations filed more than a decade ago of civil rights violations in vulnerable communities that have been disproportionately exposed to toxic
Study Identifies Toxins in Fracking Fluids and Wastewater
Health & Wellness  (tags: new study, fracking, hydraulic fracturing, toxins, chemicals, health effects )

Judy
- 925 days ago - publichealth.yale.edu
Wastewater produced by fracking may be even more toxic than the fracking fluids themselves. This led the researchers to conclude that more focus is needed to study not just what goes into the well, but what chemicals and by-products are generated...
American Academy of Pediatrics Cuts Ties With Monsanto
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, babies, protection, Monsanto waning, toxins, gmos, food, health )

Nancy
- 1025 days ago - organicconsumers.org
ItâEUR(TM)s good to see that an organization entrusted with the final word on the health of kids is finally joining other physicians in taking a stand against one of the chief poisoners of a whole generation of our children.
French Court Confirms Monsanto Guilty of Chemical Poisoning
Health & Wellness  (tags: Monsanto loses, toxins, France, chem poisoning, health, legal battle )

Nancy
- 1045 days ago - msn.com
Francois, who says he suffered memory loss, headaches and stammering after inhaling Monsanto's Lasso in 2004, blames the agri-business giant for not providing adequate warnings on the product label.
Fight the Bite--Without Toxics!
Health & Wellness  (tags: deet, toxins, summer, bug bite protection, prevention, toxin free bug barriers )

Nancy
- 1124 days ago - ecocenter.org
Would you knowingly spray a chemical on yourself or your children that has been linked to motor deficits and learning and memory dysfunction? A chemical that has been found by the National Institutes for Health to cross the placenta, that sacred barrier~
Central Valley's Growing Concern: The Mix of Oil, Water and Crops
Health & Wellness  (tags: irrigation, crops, treated oil field water, Chevron, Central Valley water authority, toxins, contamination, oil field chemicals, acetone, methylene chloride, testing standards )

Judy
- 1176 days ago - latimes.com
The use of treated oil field water to raise Central Valley crops raises questions about food chain safety
On Workers' Memorial Day 2015, An Appeal to Control Toxic Substances + Contribute If Affected
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, cancer, chemical safety, disease, environment, health, government, investigation, prevention, protection, research, safety, toxins )

Kathy
- 1180 days ago - publicintegrity.org
Last week, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that 4,585 people were killed on the job in this country in 2013. Experts say, however, that the death toll from occupational disease in America may be 10 or more times higher.
 

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