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Latest Keystone Pipeline Oil Spill is Nearly 10 Times Worse Than Initially Thought

Posted by on November 23, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Latest Keystone Pipeline Oil Spill is Nearly 10 Times Worse Than Initially Thought

The October 29 leak was the third crude oil spill in 3 years

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New Satellite Data Says Amazon Deforestation At Worst Levels In Ten Years

Posted by on November 23, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
New Satellite Data Says Amazon Deforestation At Worst Levels In Ten Years

Amazon rainforest deforestation at high level

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Putting ‘Health of All Species’ in Danger, EPA Proposal Guts Restrictions on Toxic Herbicide Linked to Birth Defects

Posted by on November 17, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Putting ‘Health of All Species’ in Danger, EPA Proposal Guts Restrictions on Toxic Herbicide Linked to Birth Defects

Environmental and public health advocacy groups expressed alarm Friday after the Trump administration moved to increase the allowable level in U.S. waterways of a common herbicide linked to hermaphroditic amphibians and birth defects, cancer, and other harmful health effects in humans. #badgovernment

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Storms and Rising Seas Threaten Coastal Ecosystems — Here’s What We Can Do

Posted by on November 9, 2019 in Climate Change, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Storms and Rising Seas Threaten Coastal Ecosystems — Here’s What We Can Do

Coastal ecosystems are under threat.

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How Do We Stop Our Dangerous Addiction to Plastic?

Posted by on November 6, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
How Do We Stop Our Dangerous Addiction to Plastic?

As the harms of BPA have become more widely known, many companies have started replacing it with other chemicals. However, these replacement chemicals also have no safety record, and as time goes on, we’re finding they’re just as hazardous as BPA. #stopplasticpollution

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‘Landmark New Research’ Links Neonics With Collapse of Fisheries

Posted by on November 3, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
‘Landmark New Research’ Links Neonics With Collapse of Fisheries

A new study out this week provides more evidence of harm caused by a class of pesticides known as neonicotinoids, with researchers linking the use of the chemicals on a Japanese lake with impacts to an entire food web that resulted in the collapse of two fisheries. #neonics

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China’s Coast Inundated in Plastic Pollution as Country Tries to Stop It From Entering Rivers

Posted by on November 2, 2019 in Climate Change, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
China’s Coast Inundated in Plastic Pollution as Country Tries to Stop It From Entering Rivers

China’s ocean waste dumping surged 27% in 2018

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Scientists Demand ‘Paradigm Shift’ After Study Shows ‘Frightening’ Decline of Insects and Spiders

Posted by on November 1, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards, Wildlife with 0 Comments
Scientists Demand ‘Paradigm Shift’ After Study Shows ‘Frightening’ Decline of Insects and Spiders

Scientists behind a decade-long biodiversity study published Wednesday, which showed “frightening” declines of insects and spiders in German grasslands and forests, are calling for a “paradigm shift” in land-use policy. #insects

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Teen Health Has Deteriorated Over the Past Five Years, and Smartphones May be the Culprit

Posted by on October 31, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Teen Health Has Deteriorated Over the Past Five Years, and Smartphones May be the Culprit

According to the Pew Research Center, smartphone ownership passed the 50 percent threshold in late 2012. That’s about the same time teen depression and suicide skyrocketed. Five years later, 73 percent of teens had access to a smartphone. #teenhealth

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3000+ Delegates Attend Summit to Decide If 5G Is Worth Risking Lives and Fortunes Due to Drastically Reduced Weather Forecasting Accuracy

Posted by on October 31, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
3000+ Delegates Attend Summit to Decide If 5G Is Worth Risking Lives and Fortunes Due to Drastically Reduced Weather Forecasting Accuracy

Increased worldwide opposition against forced 5G installation is based on many factors including warnings issued by meteorologists, NASA, NOAA, and the U.S. Navy that 5G will severely reduce the accuracy of weather forecasts which could lead to catastrophic results including death. #5gdangers

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Growing Epidemic Among Smartphone Users: Temporary and Permanent Screen-Induced Blindness

Posted by on October 28, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Growing Epidemic Among Smartphone Users: Temporary and Permanent Screen-Induced Blindness

B.N. Frank shares how research and warnings about excessive smartphone screen use are causing poor eye health #cellphonerisks

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New Report Details How Giants Like Coca-Cola Are Trashing the Planet With Plastics While Pushing ‘False Solutions’

Posted by on October 24, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
New Report Details How Giants Like Coca-Cola Are Trashing the Planet With Plastics While Pushing ‘False Solutions’

A new report out Wednesday from a global environmental coalition named the corporate giants responsible for the most global plastic pollution in a recent tally—with Coca Cola and Nestlé topping the list #plasticpollution

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Fluoridated Water May Soon Be Outlawed

Posted by on October 23, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Fluoridated Water May Soon Be Outlawed

The Fluoride Action Network (FAN) and coalition partners filed a petition asking the EPA to ban water fluoridation in U.S. drinking water under Section 21 of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) #flouridatedwater

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Would You Trade the World’s Most Nutritious Food for Gold?

Posted by on October 18, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards, Wildlife with 0 Comments
Would You Trade the World’s Most Nutritious Food for Gold?

Bristol Bay, Alaska, is the world’s most valuable wild salmon fishery, supplying nearly half the global supply of wild sockeye salmon. Pebble Mine, a copper, gold, and molybdenum open pit mine, is proposed to open in the area, putting this valuable food source at risk. #alaskansalmon

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Devonshire, UK Stops 5G Installation Due to Serious Health Concerns

Posted by on October 10, 2019 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Devonshire, UK Stops 5G Installation Due to Serious Health Concerns

Here’s a jam-packed article with 5G medical testimony, opposition, research, and good news from Devonshire and around the world. #environmentalhazards

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