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U.S. facing 'grievous harm' from chemicals in air, food, water, panel says

washingtonpost.com | May 7, 10 at 08:04 AM

Read More: Cancer, chemicals, environmental, pollution

U.S. facing 'grievous harm' from chemicals in air, food, water, panel says

An expert panel that advises the president on cancer said Thursday that Americans are facing "grievous harm" from chemicals in...

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Manure becomes pollutant as its volume grows unmanageable

washingtonpost.com | David A. Fahrenthold | March 4, 10 at 08:13 AM

Read More: Greenhouse gas, manure, methane, pollution

Manure becomes pollutant as its volume grows unmanageable

Nearly 40 years after the first Earth Day, this is irony: The United States has reduced the manmade pollutants that...

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100 Percent of Fish in U.S. Streams Contaminated with Mercury

naturalnews.com | March 3, 10 at 08:30 PM

Read More: coal, fish, mercury, pollution

100 Percent of Fish in U.S. Streams Contaminated with Mercury

In a new study conducted by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), every single fish tested from 291 freshwater streams across...

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11 poultry companies accused of poisoning Illinois River

nytimes.com | February 19, 10 at 04:38 AM

Read More: chicken, pollution, poultry, tyson food

11 poultry companies accused of poisoning Illinois River

ULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Motivated by greed, several Arkansas poultrycompanies cut corners when getting rid of thousands of tons of...

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Afloat in the Ocean, Expanding Islands of Trash

NYTIMES.COM | LINDSEY HOSHAW | November 9, 09 at 08:21 PM

Read More: fishing, homeschool, plastic, pollution

Afloat in the Ocean, Expanding Islands of Trash

ABOARD THE ALGUITA, 1,000 miles northeast of Hawaii -- In this remote patch of the Pacific Ocean, hundreds of miles...

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Cow 'emissions' more damaging to planet than CO2 from cars

December 11, 06 at 08:58 PM

Read More: factory farming, global warming, pollution

A United Nations report has identified the world's rapidly growing herds of cattle as the greatest threat to the climate,...

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