Save the bay Campaign

About the Campaign Link @ http://www.savesfbay.org/about-campaign Why are plastic bags bad for the Bay? Plastic bags pollute our waters, smother wetlands and entangle and kill animals. In fact, approximately one million plastic bags pollute San Francisco Bay each year. Bay trash flows into the ocean to join the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, an area estimated at [...]

Why do we still have holes in the ozone layer?

Why do we still have holes in the ozone layer? Link @ http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/ezra-klein/post/why-do-we-still-have-holes-in-the-ozone-layer/2011/10/03/gIQA2E6uIL_blog.html Posted by Brad Plumer at 05:42 PM ET, 10/03/2011 This headline sounds awfully grim: “Unprecedented Arctic Ozone Loss Occurred Last Winter.” And it raises some questions. Didn’t we deal with that pesky hole in the ozone layer more than two decades ago? Wasn’t that the [...]

Futuristic Fantasy Hotels: 14 Wild Concept Designs

Futuristic Fantasy Hotels: 14 Wild Concept Designs By Steph in Architecture & Design, Technology & Futurism Link @ Robby comment – I love how these look. We can have beautiful buildings that are part of our  surrounding environment not competing with it but living in harmony with nature. I love these.   Who wouldn’t want to stay in a hotel [...]

Nasty Stericycle is a medical waste company SLC UT

Here is another thing to look into that hits close to home. Stericycle is a medical waste company. They built an incinerator in North Salt Lake. You and I both grew up within 2 miles of this. It was built in 1991and still operates today. The incineration of medical waste creates a multitude of toxins. [...]

Irene moves to Canada as US counts cost

link @ http://news.yahoo.com/york-dodges-irene-18-killed-east-coast-010851568.html Irene moves to Canada as US counts cost By Sebastian Smith | AFP – 16 hrs ago   Click to see more images of Irene’s aftermath. The remnants of Irene reached Canada Monday after barreling through the northeastern United States where the storm claimed at least 18 lives and caused estimated economic damage of up to $7 [...]

Wildfire triggers evacuation for Los Alamos Nuclear laboratory

Wildfire triggers evacuation for Los Alamos laboratory By Zelie Pollon | Reuters – Mon, Jun 27, 2011 Link @ http://beta.news.yahoo.com/wildfire-triggers-evacuations-near-los-alamos-002006674.html    SANTA FE, New Mexico (Reuters) – Voluntary evacuations have been issued for Los Alamos, including the Los Alamos National Laboratory, which is threatened by a fast-moving wildfire that broke out in northern New Mexico on Sunday, [...]

Deadline Wednesday: Tell the BLM to ban destructive uranium mining at the Grand Canyon

As for a personal message * What the hell  are you thinking. Uranium by the grand canyon? do you not think this will have long standing consequences? Stop pandering to big business and start pandering to Americans and more specifically keep our nature beautiful and to do that stop using it as a dumping ground [...]

Report names U.S. cities with foulest, cleanest air

Report names U.S. cities with foulest, cleanest air – Wed Apr 27, 4:21 pm ET NEW YORK (Reuters) – The nation’s 25 most smoggy cities improved air quality over the last year, but half the nation’s residents still live with unhealthy levels of air pollution, according to an American Lung Association report released on Wednesday. Weighing the pluses and [...]

How to Identify Safe or Toxic Plastics

How to Identify Safe or Toxic Plastics This link @ http://www.ehow.com/how_4478972_identify-safe-toxic-plastics.html another link @ http://www.theconscientioushome.net/articles.php?con_id=183 Amanda Smith This article was created by a professional writer and edited by experienced copy editors, both qualified members of the Demand Media Studios community. All articles go through an editorial process that includes subject matter guidelines, plagiarism review, fact-checking, [...]

Ban plastic bags in your town

Ban Bags in Your Town I guess they did this in Malibu, Ca. Its worth a try for sure. Plastic is getting into our diets and most of it you cant even recycle. a ton of it is toxic to us? what  look at this link @ http://www.ehow.com/how_4478972_identify-safe-toxic-plastics.html or this onehttp://www.theconscientioushome.net/articles.php?con_id=183.   One of the [...]

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