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Asbestos Shingles Once a Money-Maker, Now a Deadly Reminder
Environment  (tags: medicine, treatment, cancer, health, health, Sustainabililty, greenliving, healthconditions )

- 2621 days ago -
Many building material manufacturers flocked to asbestos as an effective product that could prevent fire damage and provide effective insulation. Now, we suffer the effects--measured by # of lives taken from Asbestos related diseases such as mesothelioma.
Business  (tags: money, environment, consumers, mining projects in the Third World, indigenous peoples rights, world, corruption, corporate, business )

- 2624 days ago -
Multinationals like Canada's Barrick Gold are making money hand over fist in mineral-rich South America. Proponents say the mines provide jobs and tax revenue. Many local communities, however, oppose the mega-projects on environmental grounds.
Smart Meters   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: crime, death, health, safety, environment, rights, abuse, cancer, abuse, health, illness, protection, safety, warning, risks, government, environment, disease )

- 2647 days ago -
The grave Dangers of Smart Meters. Do your own research and know the real truth behind what they do not want you to know. Use the letter below to forbid the smart meter installation. (or modify the letter to demand the meter be removed). Have rights.
Avaaz - Save Our Oceans -- 48 Hours!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 2643 days ago -
In 48 hours, Australia could save one million square kms of ocean forever -- setting up the largest marine reserve in the world and preserving thousands of delicate species. But they will need a global outcry...Lets do our part Care2!
Finally Some Accountability for Asbestos Exposure!! It Causes Mesothelioma
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, green, healthconditions, cancer, disease, health, illness, risks, greenliving, sustainable )

- 2643 days ago -
It's good people are starting to be held accountable for their actions. Awareness is the biggest issue for the advocacy campaign to BAN asbestos. Some recent cases are starting to get some media attention. Two Italians convicted related to asbestos!
As Arctic Sea Ice Declines, Polar Bear Patrol Gets Busy
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, climate change, polar bears, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, habitat )

- 2643 days ago -
Polar bears have long come ashore in Churchill, Manitoba, the self-styled 'Polar Bear Capital of the World.' But as summer sea ice steadily disappears in Hudson Bay, bears are being marooned on land for longer periods of time
Are YOUR Children Safe at School?! --Asbestos Found in School Science Kits ||| Ban Asbestos Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: prevention, cancer, children, disease, health, risks, protection, warning, environment, greenliving, Sustainabililty, healthcare )

- 2650 days ago -
We are still importing tons of toxic chemicals, including Asbestos, and exposing ourselves to these unnecessary carcinogens. I fear that our children will still be dealing with the effects of toxic and carcinogenic chemicals 50 years from now.
OP-ED: Would Israel Attack Iran Without U.S. Approval?
World  (tags: world, israel, middle-east, news, politics, iran, conflict, interesting )

- 2651 days ago -
Ehud Barak and Co. are ratcheting up their rhetoric as Iran's nuclear program continues unchecked -- and many U.S. officials don't think our allies are bluffing
Fish of Antarctica Threatened By Climate Change
Environment  (tags: environment, climate-change, ecosystems, climatechange, world, nature, wildlife, globalwarming )

- 2651 days ago -
A rise of 2 degrees centigrade of water temperature will likely have a devastating impact on this Antarctic fish lineag
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