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Tell Congress to Clean Up the Contamination From Military Bases
Environment  (tags: contamination, chemicals, pollutants, petitions )

Freya
- 35 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Per and Poly Flouralkyl Substances or PFAS are among the deadliest chemicals ever developed. They are used in firefighting foams to extinguish massive petroleum fires during routine military training exercises on hundreds of bases around the world.
Ask Congress to Protect Birds By Banning Chlorpyrifos
Environment  (tags: chemicals, pollution, pesticides, contamination, petitions )

Freya
- 45 days ago - abcbirds.org
This chemical has been linked to autism and other developmental disorders in children. Yet it is still found at dangerous levels throughout the country in drinking water and common foods like strawberries, wheat and apples.
Save Chaco Canyon From Fracking
Environment  (tags: ecology, fossil fuels, fracking, contamination, wilderness, Native American culture, First Nations, petitions )

Freya
- 105 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Chaco Canyon is a truly perishable natural resource, and one of the finest examples of the architecture and prehistory of Native Americans. It will be destroyed if fracking is allowed to be done there.
Repeal the Giveaway of a Sacred Native American Site to a Foreign Mining Company
Environment  (tags: mining, First Nations, Native Americans, violations of sacred land, contamination, petitions )

Freya
- 166 days ago - act.credoaction.com
If Congress doesn't immediately act, sacred Native American lands in Arizona that contain culturally and spiritually significant sites could soon be home to a two-mile wide, 1,000-foot deep copper mine.
Stop Trump Administration From Increasing Toxic Mercury Emissions
Environment  (tags: pollution, contaminants, contamination, fossil fuels, petitions )

Freya
- 191 days ago - forcechange.com
Coal fired power plants are the largest single source of mercury emissions in the U.S. They also leak arsenic, acid gases, and a number of other air toxins into the atmosphere, which contaminate our groundwater and food supply.
Tell the Trump Administration: No Keystone XL Pipeline
Environment  (tags: fossil fuels, oil, pollution, contamination, petitions )

Freya
- 247 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Just days after taking office, Trump set into motion the revival of the dangerous Keystone XL pipeline project - the dirty oil pipeline that millions of us helped to defeat during the Obama administration.
Tell the State Department: Their Scheme to Fast-Track the Dangerous Keystone XL Pipeline Won't Work
Environment  (tags: fossil fuels, pollution, contamination, corruption, petitions )

Freya
- 252 days ago - act.sierraclub.org
The administration is at it again - this time with another rushed and sloppy environmental analysis on the Keystone XL pipeline after a court just agreed with us that they must conduct an adequate environmental review.
FISHING INDUSTRY âEUR~GHOST GEARâEUR(TM) IS KILLING MILLIONS OF MARINE MAMMALS
Environment  (tags: oceans, seas, marine life, pollution, contamination, threats to endangered species )

Freya
- 487 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
A report released by World Animal Protection reveals the world's largest seafood companies are failing to address the problem of "ghost gear," discarded or lost fishing equipment that is responsible for the death of millions of marine animals.
Add Your Name: Get the Lead Out of Our Pipes!
Environment  (tags: water, resources, pollution, contamination, Michigan, petitions )

Freya
- 521 days ago - act.myngp.com
Urge the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality and Drinking Water and Municipal Assistance Division to draft proposed changes to the Lead and Copper Provisions of the Michigan Safe Drinking Water Act that address the severity of water challenges.
Methane Discovered in Drinking Water Near Fracking Wells
Environment  (tags: fracking, methane leaks, water quality, contamination, pollution, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, protection, radia-active, humans, healthconditions, energy )

AWAY AWHI
- 1232 days ago - takepart.com
A Stanford researcher found the highest risk of leaks was from shallow natural gas wells drilled in California, Pennsylvania, and Texas.
Freedom of Speech: Acclaimed Italian Writer/Poet Facing Jail Over Remark on Sabotage of TAV High-Speed Rail Line Through Alps
Environment  (tags: Erri De Luca, trial, high-profile, target, No-TAV movement, censorship, activism, SusaValley, Val di Susa, Lyon-Turin rail line, freedom of speech, opinion, HuffPost, asbestos, radioactive, toxins, contamination, environment, battle, govt )

LucyKalei
- 1573 days ago - opendemocracy.net
Myriads of Italian protesters fighting 20-yr battle to stop 35-mi tunnel being dug thru pristine Susa Valley, due to release of asbestos & other toxic deposits, fiercely opposed by locals & eco-activists. Erri de Luca joined the No-TAV movement 8 yrs ago
Federal Judge Rules That Darigold Dairy Is Threatening Residential Drinking Water. (Please Sign)
Environment  (tags: pollution, environment, contamination )

Krista
- 1575 days ago - action.ufw.org
Cow Palace, a dairy in Yakima Valley who provides milk for Darigold, has been ignoring the USDAâEUR(TM)s Natural Resources Conservation Services (NRCS) Standards and endangering the drinking water supply for 24,000 residents in their community. (Please sign)
Radioactive Water From Fukushima Plant May Have Reached Sea
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, pollution, water, Fukushima, radioactive, contamination, TEPCO, environment, destruction, dishonesty, corruption, energy )

Naoko
- 2152 days ago - japantoday.com
TOKYO - Some of the hundreds of tons of radioactive water which leaked from a tank at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant may have been flown into the sea, the plant's operator said Wednesday.
ACTION ALERT: Don't Let Coal Waste Pollution Kill Whales and Dolphins! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: dirty coal, waste, mercury, destruction, contamination, dolphins, whales, threatened, protection, ecosystems, endangered )

Simone
- 2769 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to an article from the New York Times on mercury in fish, "the largest source of mercury contamination in the United States is coal-fueled power plant emissions." When dirty coal is burned, the waste water is pushed out into lakes, stream
Natural Gas Industry Attacks Oscar-Nominated Film "Gasland" for Chronicling Devastating Impact of Hydraulic Fracking
Environment  (tags: Gasland, documentary film, director Josh Fox, Hydraulic Fracking, Environmental Impact, health risks, contamination, drinking water, toxic chemicals, Health, FRAC Act, Natural Gas Industry, attacks, campaign, discredit Gasland, )

LucyKalei
- 3052 days ago - democracynow.org
Josh Fox, director of documentary Gasland, speaks out on gas industry's year-long campaign to damage film's credibility. 'Our rebuttals to every single 1 of their lies posted are at our website. ..Science backs up what citizens on the ground are saying..'
 

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