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Green Purchasing

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Toxic chemicals, carcinogens skyrocket near fracking sites.


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Oil and gas wells across the U.S. are spewing "dangerous" cancer-causing chemicals into the air, acc ...

Pennsylvania congressman launches frack waste investigation as concern rises.


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In a reflection of growing national concern about the disposal of oil and gas waste, a Pennsylvania ...

How to be eco-friendly when you're dead.


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Standard burial and cremation take tons of energy and resources. So what's the most environmentally ...

Are money and power changing the environmental movement?


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Not only are environmental groups spending record amounts of cash on the races, they are also trumpe ...

Be Safe



Precautionary Action Prevents Harm

The precautionary approach looks at how we can prevent harm from environmental hazards. It is a “better safe than sorry” practice motivated by caution and prevention. Why ask “what level of harm is acceptable?” when we can prevent pollution and environmental destruction before it happens. The Center for Health, Environment & Justice’s BE SAFE campaign is a nationwide initiative to build support for the precautionary approach. [Read more]

October 29, 2014 Petition: Tell Bill Gates to Protect St. Louis Families from Pollution - Center for He... [Link]
October 24, 2014 Chemical safety advocacy group protests against LePage in Bangor - [caption id... [Link]
October 24, 2014 Environmental Working Group’s 2014 Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce... [Link]