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Please Sign: EPA, Call Coal Ash Waste What It Is- HAZARDOUS
Environment  (tags: Coal Ash Waste, Hazardous waste, arsenic, mercury, chromium, water contamination, Duke Energy, Dan River, toxic spills, North Carolina, Tennessee, environment, protection, EPA )

- 1602 days ago -
Coal ash is a toxic byproduct of burning coal that contains mercury, lead, arsenic and chromium. and there is just no excuse for the EPA to treat it like it is simply household garbage, say critics of EPA's new rule.
10 Things You Can Do to Save the Oceans
Environment  (tags: environment, endangered, pollution, protection, oceans, destruction, nature, mercury )

- 2307 days ago -
Oceana has compiled a list of suggestions for green - dare we say blue? - lifestyle choices that can help preserve the oceans for future generations.
The Time To Clean Up Cement Plants Is Now ACTION
Environment  (tags: pollution, cement plants, mercury, toxins, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, disease, prevention )

- 2361 days ago -
In August 2010--thanks to hardworking activists like you--the EPA adopted the first federal air pollution limits for more than 100 cement plants across the country. These rules would limit mercury and other toxic air pollution from some of our nation's...
Is There Arsenic in Your Baby's Organic Formula?
Environment  (tags: arsenic, mercury, soil contamination, Nature One, organic brown rice syrup, food safety, sustainability, environmental issues )

- 2650 days ago -
A new study shows a high level of arsenic in organic brown rice syrup. Nature One's response, which links the arsenic to ground contamination, though, highlights how much arsenic, mercury and other toxins are everywhere
History Is Made With New EPA Rules For Cutting Mercury Emissions
Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, mercury, EPA )

- 2708 days ago -
EPA issued the first ever national standards to cut mercury emissions from coal-fired and oil-fired power plants.
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 )

- 2716 days ago -
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
Obama's Historic Chance To Control Coal Pollution
Environment  (tags: mercury, benzene, arsenic, coal industry, pollutants, Obama, environment, habitat, ecosystems, healthconditions )

- 2717 days ago -
According to a report by the Environmental Integrity Project, the 50 worst mercury polluters generated nearly half of the power plant industry's total mercury emissions. It's time that this minority of bad actors plays by the same rules as everyone else.
Don't Let Mercury Us or Our Environment Anymore! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: mercury, animals, conservation, ecosystems, environment, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, wildlife, water )

- 2776 days ago -
Mercury poisoning and pollution have become a very real threat to our environment and our health. Every year, coal and chlorine plants release harmful amounts of mercury into lakes, streams, and rivers.
Let's Defeat Mercury Pollution ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, mercury, pollution, habitat, nature, protection )

- 2816 days ago -
Sign the petition to tell EPA you want them to stand up for your health by setting a strong standard to stop coal plants' toxic air pollution.
Stop Coal Ash From Posing Serious Health Risks - Take Action Today
Environment  (tags: Coal, posing, health, toxic chemicals, mercury, lead, selenium, disturbingly, arsenic )

- 3140 days ago -
Coal ash seeps into our water and atmosphere as deadly toxins are emitted from coal plants and coal disposal sites. The runoff contains toxic chemicals like mercury, lead, selenium, and disturbingly, arsenic.
.Disposal of Spilled Coal Ash a Long, Winding Trip
Environment  (tags: chattanooga, tennessee coal ash spill, tennessee, enviromental protection agency, tennessee valley authority, emory river, knoxville, tennessee, arsenic, mercury, uniontown, alabama, cartersville, georgia )

- 3362 days ago -
More than a year after a Tennessee coal ash spill created one of the worst environmental disasters of its kind in U.S. history, the problem is seeping into several other states.
Tell Walmart: Post Seafood Warnings ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, mercury, fish, Walmart, habitat, humans, protection )

- 3465 days ago -
Oceana is asking grocery stores to protect kids from mercury in fish by posting the Food and Drug Administration's mercury advice at their seafood displays. Over a third of the major grocery companies are on board but retailing behemoth Walmart has not
Bush Rules on Toxic Mercury From Power Plants Overturned
Environment  (tags: pollution, metals, mercury, mercury poisoning, industry, Good News )

- 3740 days ago -
The US Supreme Court denied an industry request to reconsider a lower court ruling against a Bush administration rule on mercury emissions from power plants.
CALL CONGRESS! Co-Sponsor HR 5580 to Ban Mercury at the Foul Four Chlorine Plants!
Environment  (tags: mercury, chlorine plants, environment, pollution, contamination, habitat, wildlife, protection, nature )

- 4086 days ago -
In 2005, when Oceana first set its sights on stopping chlorine companies from releasing mercury into our environment, nine plants were using outdated, mercury-polluting technology. Thanks to the efforts of WaveMakers like you, these "nasty nine"
Warning: Vacate Room When CFL Bulb Breaks
Environment  (tags: toxic, mercury, eco-friendly, green )

- 4153 days ago -
Less than a month after the U.S. Congress passed an energy bill banning the incandescent light bulb by 2014, the UK Environment Agency issued guidelines calling for evacuation of any room where an energy-saving CFL bulb is broken, releasing toxic mercury.

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