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Israeli Firm Brings Biodegradable Plastic, and Jobs, to Savannah
Environment  (tags: biodegradable plastic, Israel, Savannah GA )

David
- 1 day ago - timesofisrael.com
Bram Industries, a major producer of food storage and kitchen products, is set to open a new plant in the US. Israeli plastics company is bringing its new green technology to the US, including 100% biodegradable plastic shopping bags.
STOP BHP'S DESTRUCTION IN INDONESIA
Environment  (tags: BHP, IndoMet Mining Project, Indonesia, Borneo, deforestation, damage to rivers of Barito Basin )

Rosie
- 6 hours ago - communityrun.org
The IndoMet Mining Project threatens 865,000 acres of Borneo rainforest with mass deforestation and damage to rivers of the upper Barito basin, the forests are sensitive, full of biodiversity and as yet unscientifically researched. Petition CEO to abandon
Demand Oil Company Clean Up Spill
Environment  (tags: oil spill, pollution, habitatdestruction, animals, healthconditions, nature, oceans, protection, wildlife, ecosystems, water, humans, politics )

Sara
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Another devastating oil spill has hit Santa Barbara s beaches. It s estimated that 21,000 gallons of oil leaked onto the beach when a pipeline ruptured off the coast of Refugio State Beach.
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Create a Great Forest National Park for Victoria
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, conservation, animals, government, protection, world, wildlife, habitat )

Cal
- 6 hours ago - communityrun.org
Victoria urgently needs a comprehensive, representative national park and conservation system. Major threats to nature such as habitat loss land degradation, invasive species, logging, harmful fire regimes, over-grazing, modified water flows still persis
TAKE ACTION: Leaking Toxic Chemicals for 10 Years?
Environment  (tags: toxic chemicals, holston river, tennessee, army ammunition, health, environment, endangered, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The Holston River in Tennessee is threatened by the release of a toxic chemicalâEUR"RDXâEUR"from the Holston Army Ammunition Plant, putting the local water supply and the communityâEUR(TM)s health at risk.
Charge Vandals Who Wasted Millions of Gallons of Drinking Water as Terrorists ! SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, water, protection )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
Charge vandals who destroyed dam and released millions of gallons of water into ocean with terrorism.
Praise Restaurant Chain for Committing to Use Sustainably Sourced Palm Oil ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
Recently, Donut chain Tim Hortons released a statement committing to source the palm oil used for cooking their donuts from responsible, sustainable plantations. According to the statement, the company has promised to âEURoesource 100% of the palm oil
Keep Burning Native Forests Out of the RET!
Environment  (tags: forests, climate-change, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, animals, politics, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, wildlife )

Sara
- 22 hours ago - nature.org.au
Tony Abbott is trying to change the rulebook so that burning our native forests would count towards our Renewable Energy Target (RET). Burning our forests is not a solution to climate change, it is an environmental nightmare
TAKE ACTION: Don't Drop Bombs in My Backyard!
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, coral reef )

Dogan
- 21 hours ago - change.org
The US Navy has plans to bomb these islands as part of a training exercise, obliterating their rare coral ecosystems, wildlife, and important historic artifacts. The islandsâEUR(TM) residents would be relocated,
Will Buildings of the Future Be Cloaked In Algae?
Environment  (tags: world, Sustainabililty, science, research, pollution, nature, humans, habitat, green, GoodNews, environment, energy, conservation, buildings, algae, architecture, gazebo, living skin, oxygen, carbon dioxide )

Darren
- 20 hours ago - smithsonianmag.com
Built by a London architecture firm, a new gazebo has a living "skin" that produces oxygen and absorbs considerable amounts of carbon dioxide
Tell Conservatives to Take Action Against Climate Change
Environment  (tags: conservatives, canada, climate change, stephen harper, conservatives, NDP, climatechange, conservation, endangered, environment, government, humans, nature )

Lone
- 19 hours ago - ndp.ca
For nine years, Stephen HarperâEUR(TM)s Conservatives have done nothing to lower climate-changing emissions.
TAKE ACTION: KICK BIG POLLUTERS OUT OF CLIMATE POLICY!
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, climate )

Dogan
- 5 hours ago - action.ciel.org
We call on you to take immediate action to protect COP21 and all future negotiations from the influence of big polluters. Given the fossil fuel industryâEUR(TM)s years of interference intended to block progress,
Be The Voice of The Forest ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - bsd.wwf.org.uk
We need your help to shine the spotlight on specific companies by asking them to prove that their products don't contribute to global deforestation.
TAKE ACTION: SAVE MONARCHS FROM DOW'S CHEMICAL ASSAULT!
Environment  (tags: conservation, monsanto, Monarch Butterflies, Dow Chemical )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - secure.nrdconline.org
ndustrial agricultural giant Dow Chemical just unveiled its newest toxic herbicide, Enlist Duo, which would destroy milkweed plants that monarch butterflies depend on to survive.
6 of the Greenest Roads in America
Environment  (tags: greenest roads, america, conservation, ecosystems, environment, green, humans, nature, protection )

Lone
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
We often think of cars in terms of whether theyâEUR(TM)re environmentally friendly, but these roads are part of that conversation too.
Tell Stephen Harper to Protect Our Water and Wildlife From Plastic Microbeads
Environment  (tags: Stephen Harper, water, wildlife, plastic microbeads, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, nature, oceans, politics, protection, wildlife, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ndp.ca
TheyâEUR(TM)re in our facial cleansers. TheyâEUR(TM)re in our shower gels and toothpaste. And, too often, they end up in our lakes and rivers.
Air Force Bombshell: Admits They Can Control Weather âEUR" HAARP » Air Force Bombshell: Admits They Can Control Weather âEUR" HAARP
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, chemtrails, geoengineering weather, world )

Earths
- 9 hours ago - geoengineeringwatch.org
David Walker, deputy assistant secretary of the Air Force for science, technology and engineering, dropped a bombshell in answer to a question asked by Lisa Murkowski in relation to the dismantling of the $300 million High Frequency Active Auroral Researc
The Caribbean and Climate Change: An Ocean Runs Through It?
Environment  (tags: caribbean, populations, coastal settlements, rising sea levels, climate-change, endangered, environment, globalwarming, humans, nature, oceans, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - nationofchange.org
"Seventy percent of the Caribbean populations living in coastal settlements will in time be devoured by rising sea levels." Climate change in the Caribbean is about survival.
Change the Course ACTION
Environment  (tags: Change the Course, climate-change strategy, wildlife, ecosystems, environment )

Nancy
- 23 hours ago - changethecourse.org
Help us build a vision of a climate-stable world!
Sign Petition to Dump Fossil Fuels
Environment  (tags: )

Keith
- 14 hours ago - kickbigpollutersout.com
Extractive industries have a lot to lose if we shift away from fossil fuels and toward renewable energy, which is why they have a strong interest in preventing effective climate action.
Second Sea Lion Rescued From California Oil Spill Dies At SeaWorld
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, endangered, energy, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans, pollution )

Bonnie
- 14 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Damage spreading with the oil off the coast of Santa Barbara. Wildlife is battling to survive with the help of Sea World and other Environmental groups and organizations. Sea World is working hard to help, but some of the damage is too far gone.
Catastrophic Flooding Sweeps Away Homes, Breaks Records
Environment  (tags: Texas, Flooding, Drought, Climate Change, Disaster )

Brian
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
Going from one extreme to another is a hallmark of climate change. Scientists predict more droughts in the coming decades, as well as more intense rainstorms
Woman Protesting Drilling Leaves Shell Ship in Washington Harbor After Hanging on Since Friday
Environment  (tags: drilling, protesting, shell, ship, washington harbor, anchor chain, support ship, Royal Dutch Shell, arctic ocean, seattle, endangered, environment, humans, nature, oceans, protection, world )

Lone
- 19 hours ago - usnews.com
The woman who had been hanging off the anchor chain of a support ship that is part of Royal Dutch Shell's plans to explore for oil in the Arctic Ocean ended her dayslong protest north of Seattle on Monday morning.
Deforestation, Exploitation, Hypocrisy: No End to Wilmar's Palm Oil Land Grabs in Nigeria
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, environment, land grabs, corporate corruption, Wilmar, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 5 hours ago - theecologist.org
While Wilmar spins green rhetoric, its bulldozers are still destroying vast swathes of forest and farmland.
Tell President Obama: Keep Fossil Fuels in the Ground!
Environment  (tags: fossil fuels, fossil fuels left in the ground, environment, BIG OIL, Big Oil Companies, OIL MONEY = ANIMAL CRUELTYl!!!, politics, healthconditions, pollution, habitatdestruction, energy, ecosystems, nature, destruction, government, usa )

Anonymous
- 11 hours ago - action.foe.org
With one executive action, the President could stop Shell, the Koch brothers and others from pillaging lands and waters. This would be the seismic shift that we need against an unspeakable future.
Galapagos Island Volcano Erupts, Threatening Fragile Ecosystem
Environment  (tags: nature, volcano, disaster )

Glenn
- 9 hours ago - gma.yahoo.com
Both beautiful and frightening.
A Song of Oil, Ice and Fire - Watch and Share This Film!
Environment  (tags: obama, administration, shell, drilling, alaska, arctiv, destruction, endangered, environment, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, wildlife, world )

Lone
- 3 hours ago - savethearctic.org
.A recent decision by the Obama administration put Shell a step closer to drilling in the icy waters of the Alaskan Arctic.Amongst the growing industry and investor scepticism about the safety and value of offshore Arctic Drilling!
Economist Robyn Allan Withdraws From Kinder Morgan Review
Environment  (tags: Economists, robyn alllan, intervenor, federal government, review, Kinder Morgan, pipeline, National Energy Board, destruction, environment, humans, nature, politics )

Lone
- 1 day ago - dogwoodinitiative.org
Robyn Allan has withdrawn as an intervenor in the federal governmentâEUR(TM)s review of Kinder MorganâEUR(TM)s Trans Mountain pipeline and oil tanker expansion project, detailing her reasons for quitting in a scathing letter to the National Energy Board.
Upcoming Papal Call to Action on Climate May Result in Huge Momentum Because of Church's Unique Reach
Environment  (tags: conservation, climatechange, CO2emissions, pope francis, church, catholic church, advocates )

Naoko
- 1 day ago - japantimes.co.jp
When Pope Francis releases his much-anticipated teaching document on the environment and climate change in the coming weeks, a network of Roman Catholics will be ready.
Shell Handpicked Auditor to Sign Off on Government's Arctic Drilling Renewal
Environment  (tags: Arctic Drilling, Shell, Obama Administration, Lack of Transparency, Environmental Groups )

Brian
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
The Obama administration's process for giving Shell the go-ahead for restarting its drilling in the Arctic lacked transparency and prevented an informed public response, environmental groups have warned.
 

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