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DonâEUR(TM)t Dump JapanâEUR(TM)s Radioactive Waste in U.S. ACTION
Environment  (tags: health risks, dumping plutonium, Japan's wast, Savannah River Site, nuclear toxins )

- 16 days ago -
The decision to send 730 pounds of plutonium to the Savannah River Site on the border of South Carolina and Georgia was announced ahead of the Nuclear Security Summit. ThatâEUR(TM)s enough plutonium for more than 40 nuclear weapons, and the material is highly-
New York CityâEUR(TM)s Nuclear Power Plant Leaking âEUR~Uncontrollable Radioactive FlowâEUR(TM) Into Hudson River
Environment  (tags: Indian Point, radia-active, ecosystems, NY, nuclear plant )

- 60 days ago -
This isnâEUR(TM)t the first problem at the plant, though. Power failures, fires and an alarm failure have all plagued the site in the past year.
Stand Up To China ACTION
Environment  (tags: Canadian Coast, Chinese purchase, Trudeau, oil companies, pipeline, ecosystems, environment )

- 79 days ago -
We need to say loud and clear: the Canadian coast is not for sale. If enough voters reject ChinaâEUR(TM)s demands, Trudeau can tell the Bay Street lawyers and oil lobbyists to back off âEUR" and help us Stand Up To China. (US zip worked, others may also)
Former Rep. David Hobson: Not Cutting MOX Is My "Biggest Regret"
Environment  (tags: $25 billion- $114 billion, unfinished Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication , David Hobson, South Carolina, Department of Energy )

- 79 days ago -
Beyond the exorbitant price tag, the MOX facility also suffers from alarming safety and security problems, according to watchdog groups like the Project on Government Oversight (POGO) and Taxpayers for Common Sense.
Oklahoma Hit With 70 Quakes in a Week
Environment  (tags: drilling byproducts and wastewater, Oklahoma, fracking, ecosystems, destruction, environment )

- 116 days ago -
Earthquakes have been linked to oil and gas activity for more than five decades, but in recent years the rate of tremors has shot up across the United States in areas where drilling and waste from the production occur...
700,000 Trees Are About To Be Cut Illegally ACTION US
Environment  (tags: Constitution Pipeline, Cuomo, Kanien’kehá:ka People, Pennsylvania, indigenous sacred lands )

- 108 days ago -
Please take action now to protect our pristine environment and stop the Constitution Pipeline.
10 Reasons to Thank You for An Amazing Year
Environment  (tags: Sierra Club, thankful, 2015, ecosystems, environment, habitat, healthconditions )

- 159 days ago -
From Shell abandoning drilling in the Arctic to President Obama's rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, we have much to be thankful for in 2015.
New Tools Help Renewable Projects Get Off the Ground
Environment  (tags: National Renewable Energy Laboratory, solar energy on landfill sites, mapping tool, Nellis Air Force Baseecosystems )

- 148 days ago -
New tools developed by the EPAâEUR(TM)s RE-Powering AmericaâEUR(TM)s Land Initiative are designed to help community members who want to put bad land to good use.
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