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Target - Stop Selling Roundup!
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, contaminants, carcinogens, Monsanto, petitions )

Freya
- 77 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Target is still selling Roundup, despite the finding in court cases that it causes lymphoma and has ingredients blamed for the massive bee die-off.
Tell Canada to Ban BPA and Other Harmful Chemicals in Receipts
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, contaminants, carcinogens, petitions, Canada )

Freya
- 133 days ago - act.environmentaldefence.ca
BPA is a widely used toxic chemical in plastics and food cans. It is linked to hormone related cancers such as prostate and breast cancer, obesity and ADHD in children. Today, most receipts and other thermally printed paper are coated with BPA.
Expose Secret Toxic Cosmetics Chemicals and Ban the Worst
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, carcinogens, fragrances, personal care, petitions )

Freya
- 218 days ago - bcpp.secure.force.com
Dozens - sometimes even hundreds - of secret chemicals hide in beauty and personal care products that contain fragrance. Many of these fragrance chemicals are linked to cancer, birth defects, hormone disruption, and other chronic health problems.
Stand With Jurors Against Monsanto
Health & Wellness  (tags: poisons, contaminants, carcinogens, courts, rulings, petitions )

Freya
- 243 days ago - advocacy.organicconsumers.org
A judge is threatening to overturn a jury's $289-million verdict for school groundskeeper Dewayne Johnson. Johnson has terminal cancer, caused by long-term workplace exposure to Monsanto's glyphosate-based weedkiller.
15 Convenience Food You Really Should Avoid
Health & Wellness  (tags: Food Safety, healthy food choices, avoiding, Health issues, harmful chemicals, carcinogens, Prevention and Control, risks, sugar levels, unhealthy eating, Corporate Responsibility, stronger protection, interesting news )


- 497 days ago - ba-bamail.com
Not all foods that come out of a bag, box or can are bad, but many of them actually are. From peaches drenched in syrup, to dinners that you shove in the microwave all too often, here are the worst pre-packaged foods you can buy, and why you should avoid
Say NO To Toxic Chemicals In Household Products
Health & Wellness  (tags: additives, chemicals, carcinogens, petitions )

Freya
- 502 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Tell SC Johnson and Procter & Gamble that tonalide and galaxolide don't belong in their products.
18 Facts About Diet Soda That Might Make You Finally Stop Drinking It
Health & Wellness  (tags: beverages, headaches, depression, diabetes, high blood pressure, addiction, dehydration, thirst, skin problems, kidneys, heart, carcinogens, brain damage )

Freya
- 505 days ago - msn.com
So how many diet sodas have you had today? Some people can stop at just one. Others rarely imbibe any, preferring water or juice or some other healthful beverage. Yet there you are, guzzling soda after soda, morning, noon, and night.
Take Action: Help Make Cosmetics Safer
Health & Wellness  (tags: makeup, skin care, chemicals, ingredients, carcinogens, petitions )

Freya
- 621 days ago - petitions.signforgood.com
From blushes and bronzers to body washes and shampoos, what chemicals are you putting on your skin? The truth is, cosmetics companies can put just about anything in their products - even chemicals associated with cancer and endocrine disruption.
This Harrowing Documentary Might Change the Way You Eat for Good
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, processed meats, carcinogens, drugs, Big Pharma, Big Agra, conspiracies, corporations, documentaries )

Freya
- 808 days ago - alternet.org
"What the Health" exposes the malfeasance of pharmaceutical companies and agribusinesses.
Flooding Flushes Oil, Fracking Chemicals Into Texas Rivers
Health & Wellness  (tags: Texas, floods, fracking chemicals and oil, rivers, health threats, carcinogens, leukemia, brain cancer, endocrine disruptors, premature births, cattle deaths )

Judy
- 1149 days ago - statesman.com
Recent Texas floods have inundated oil wells and fracking sites, flushing oil and fracking chemicals into rivers.
Cancer From Chemicals? 3 Household Products That Are Known Carcinogens
Health & Wellness  (tags: carcinogens, household products, chemicals )

Judy
- 1162 days ago - cheatsheet.com
Here are 3 household items that contain known carcinogens, so get rid of them now.
Canada, STOP GM Alfalfa!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alfalfa, bees, Canada, carcinogens, GMOs, glyphosate, health, Ontario, organic, pesticides )

Julie
- 1170 days ago - cban.ca
For the first time, Round Up Ready (glyphosate tolerant) GM alfalfa has been sold in Ontario for planting this spring. Alfalfa is a perennial plant which is very important in organic agriculture. Pollinated by bees, contamination is evitable.
Get BPA Out of Your Cans!
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, cans, chemicals, carcinogens, petitions )

Freya
- 1479 days ago - action.ewg.org
Bisphenol A has been linked to breast cancer, reproductive damage, developmental problems and more! And some companies are removing it from the linings of their canned products. So why are many food brands still exposing their customers to this chemical?
4 New Substances Identified as Carcinogens
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, technology, study, research, news, humans, environment, discovery, health, treatment, protection, health, illness, disease, cancer, substances, carcinogens, cleaning, solvent, wood, preservation, mixture, cancer-causing, substances )

Darren
- 1723 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Heath and Human Services has added four new substances, including a cleaning solvent and a wood preservative mixture, to its list of cancer-causing substances
HEALTH ALERT: These 12 Popular Sodas Tested Positive for a Potential Carcinogen
Health & Wellness  (tags: product safety, carcinogens, sodas, study, prevention, study, safety, humans, diet, food, protection )

AWAY AWHI
- 1978 days ago - motherjones.com
The chemical compound that gives some sodas a caramel-brown color could be a carcinogen--and according to a new study by Consumer Reports, it's in many popular soft drinks at levels that exceed what many experts consider safe
 

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