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Ban Brain-Harming Toxic Pesticides in School Lunches
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, kids, meals, food, chemicals, contamination, contaminants, petitions )

Freya
- 14 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Millions of school children in the United States could unknowingly be ingesting a brain-harming toxic pesticide just by eating seemingly safe school lunches.
Target - Stop Selling Roundup!
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, contaminants, carcinogens, Monsanto, petitions )

Freya
- 46 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
- 102 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.
Stop a Dow Chemical Pesticide Executive From Becoming Chief Scientist of the USDA
Health & Wellness  (tags: poisons, contaminants, agriculture, USDA, petitions )

Freya
- 171 days ago - act.sierraclub.org
Tell your Senators to deny Trump's efforts to appoint the head of Dow's pesticide division as chief scientist of the USDA. Scott Hutchins' advocacy for dangerous pesticides has left women, children, and farmworkers especially vulnerable.
Stop a Dow Chemical Pesticide Executive From Becoming Chief Scientist of the USDA
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, pesticides, pollution, contaminants, USDA, petitions )

Freya
- 183 days ago - act.sierraclub.org
Scott Hutchins' career advocacy for dangerous pesticides has left women, children and farmworkers especially vulnerable to the impacts of his company's products - while exposing our food supply to even more harmful chemicals.
Tell the EPA: Restore the Head of Children's Health Protection
Health & Wellness  (tags: pollution, children, contaminants, Environmental Protection Agency, petitions )

Freya
- 198 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Dr. Ruth Etzel is the EPA's top expert on children's health. A pediatrician and epidemiologist, her job is to protect children from toxic chemicals, pesticides and lead in our environment.
Ban All Toxic Nerve Agents in Our Food
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, contaminants, poisons, petitions )

Freya
- 201 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Rachel Carson called them "among the most poisonous chemicals in the world." They're linked to a whole host of debilitating neurological disorders, long-term damage to children's brains and even cancer.
Stand With Jurors Against Monsanto
Health & Wellness  (tags: poisons, contaminants, carcinogens, courts, rulings, petitions )

Freya
- 211 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.
Real Home Inspections for Flint!
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, pollution, contaminants, resources, Michigan, petitions )

Freya
- 225 days ago - campaigns.organizefor.org
Flint is being poisoned with lead and community members are still being disparaged and dismissed by the state of Michigan.
Party Drugs Don't Belong in Meat
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, contaminants, USDA, petitions )

Freya
- 251 days ago - action.consumerreports.org
Government data obtained and analyzed by Consumer Reports show trace amounts of dangerous and restricted drugs are in the American meat supply.
Demand Clean Water In Detroit Schools
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, resources, children, education, pollutants, contaminants, Michigan, petitions )

Freya
- 257 days ago - act.colorofchange.org
Like in Flint, Black children in Detroit must deal with threats like elevated lead and copper as a result of systemic racism ensuring that they would be exposed to the worst our nation and Detroit has to offer due to their crumbling infrastructure..
Tell the EPA: Protect Teenage Farmworkers From Toxic Pesticides
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, contaminants, toxins, youth, exposure, petitions )

Freya
- 417 days ago - act.credoaction.com
This might be the most deplorable action by Pruitt's EPA so far: It is planning to roll back critical rules that prevent minor farmworkers from handling dangerous, cancer-causing pesticides.
Save the National Center for Environmental Research
Health & Wellness  (tags: pollution, contaminants, chemicals, disease, sickness, petitions )

Freya
- 449 days ago - marchforscience.com
This week, the EPA confirmed it will eliminate the standalone National Center for Environmental Research. This program provides millions of dollars each year to fund research on the effects of chemical exposure on children and adults.
Not Even Good Enough for Dog Food: Imported Food From China Loaded With Chemicals, Dyes, Pesticides and Fake Ingredients
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, China, contaminants, heavy metals, pesticides, PCBs, FDA, illness, health, dog food, diet )

Angelika
- 2188 days ago - naturalnews.com
Do you really know what's in all the food you're eating that's imported from China? If you don't, you're actually in good company: The FDA only inspects 1% - 2% of all the food imported from China, so they don't know either
Contaminants In Our Food Supply
Health & Wellness  (tags: Contaminants, Contaminants In Our Food Supply, food, Food and Recipes, Green Home And Living, pictures, Supply )


- 3001 days ago - green-gardener.net
It's one of the public health's top ten goals for the 20th century, creating a safer, more toxic-free food supply, but meanwhile virtually all food products are contaminated with various chemicals, bacteria, heavy metals, and residues from pesticides.
 

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