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Close the Tap on America's Poisonous Water Supplies PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, protection, water, toxins )

Anna
- 56 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
Neonic Pesticides Detected in US Drinking Water for the First Time
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, drugs, ethics, food, government, healthcare, investigation, news, risks, warning, water, neonic pesticides )

Ricardo
- 131 days ago - theeventchronicle.com
You really think you drink clean water in the US? Small traces of the worldâEUR(TM)s most widely used insecticides have been detected in US tap water for the first time. Samples taken by scientists in the US state of Iowa showed that levels of....
Support a Nationwide Deposit Return Scheme for Plastic Bottles in the UK
Health & Wellness  (tags: destruction, conservation, ecosystems, environment, green, healthconditions, oceans, politics, protection, water, Sustainabililty, culture, education, ethics, family, safety, society, environment, health, media, conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, env )

Wendy
- 202 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
16 million plastic bottles are thrown away every day in the UK. Many of them end up in our oceans - killing marine life and threatening fragile ecosystems. -Deposit return schemes work by placing a small deposit on a plastic bottle, which you get back ..
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
- 224 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.
Prisoners in Namibia Need Water - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Namibia, Windoek Central Prison, water, prisoners, petition )

Dandelion
- 317 days ago - diy.rootsaction.org
Continuous efforts 2 cut back on water waste has turned into a political battle over water access in Windhoek Central Prison, Namibia. The only people physically affected by this political battle R the 3,500 prisoners who are in constant fear of no water
Toxic Cookware Chemicals Have Polluted Drinking Water for Millions
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, risks, study )

Rob
- 348 days ago - wakingtimes.com
According to a recent Harvard study, 16.5 million Americans have detectable levels of at least one kind of polyfluoroalkyl or perfluoroalkyl chemical (PFASs) in their drinking water.
Standing Rock Sioux Are Not Backing Down to Pipeline
Health & Wellness  (tags: Standing Rock Sioux, Oglala Sioux, pipeline, water, sacred sites, protest )

Dandelion
- 364 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Standing Rock Sioux leaders say the pipeline will threaten the Missouri River, the tribes main source of drinking and irrigation water, and forever destroy burial grounds and sacred sites.
At Least 33 US Cities Used Water Testing 'Cheats' Over Lead Concerns
Health & Wellness  (tags: Water, Flint water crisis, Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia, Detroit, Milwaukee )

Judy
- 439 days ago - theguardian.com
Exclusive: Guardian investigation reveals testing regimes similar to that of Flint were in place in major cities including Chicago, Boston and Philadelphia.
Clean Water Crisis Threatens US
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, health, humans, prevention, safety, water )

Kathy
- 473 days ago - thehill.com
The United States is on the verge of a national crisis that could mean the end of clean, cheap water. Hundreds of cities and towns are at risk of sudden and severe shortages, either because available water is not safe to drink or because there simply...
Can Drinking Water Be Delivered Without Disinfectants Like Chlorine and Still Be Safe?
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, chlorine, clean drinking water, municipal water, world, Flint water crisis, usa, )

Jess
- 516 days ago - theconversation.com
When we open the tap, we expect the water to be safe. That is, the water should be free of pathogens
Lead Discovery Forces Water Ban in Newark Public Schools
Health & Wellness  (tags: U.S., New Jersey, Flint Water, EPA, Water, Public Health, Children )

Judy
- 523 days ago - commondreams.org
Elevated levels of lead were found at 30 public schools in New Jersey's largest district, but school officials tell parents they 'should have no concerns'.
Show Your Love, Smile ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flint water crisis, health, family, disease, call week, water, wildlife, ecosystems )

Nancy
- 549 days ago - charterforcompassion.org
We are resolved to support Flint by organizing a National Calling Week For Flint Feb 15-19. Please join us.
300 Plumbers Poured Into Flint, Michigan, To Install Water Filters For Free
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, Flint MI )

Angie
- 560 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
More than 300 union plumbers from all over Michigan flooded Flint to install free filters for residents, this past weekend.
Navajo Water Supply Is More Horrific Than Flint But No One Cares Because They Are Native American
Health & Wellness  (tags: Navajo, water, toxic, uranium mines, spillage, poison water, mining )

Dandelion
- 563 days ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
This has been ongoing since the 1950s! I have brought this story to the C2 membership before in various articles but I am not Rachel Maddow. I have sent this story into various media outlets can others join me in doing so? If enough of us do maybe?
From Cher To Girl Scouts To Churches, Here Is Who Is Helping Flint
Health & Wellness  (tags: water )

Angie
- 564 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
From celebrities to local residents to nonprofits, here are some of the people who are donating and speaking out for Flint.
 

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