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Four workers die from chemical leak at Texas DuPont plant with history of repeat violations
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(NaturalNews) Four people, including two brothers, recently died when a chemical leak at the Texas DuPont Chemical Refinery where they worked led to their inhalation of methyl mercaptan.(1,2)The chemical, which is used to make insecticide for crops, is noted by the... [...]
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Sneaky Sugars & Chemical Junk: Skip the Boxed Stuffing
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Tetanus vaccines found spiked with sterilization chemical to carry out race-based genocide against Africans
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(NaturalNews) Tetanus vaccines given to millions of young women in Kenya have been confirmed by laboratories to contain a sterilization chemical that causes miscarriages, reports the Kenya Catholic Doctors Association, a pro-vaccine organization.A whopping 2.3 million young girls... [...]
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FDA loopholes allow imports of chemical paper products that cause permanent brain damage in infants
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(NaturalNews) A group of consumer and health groups came together on October 16 demanding that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issue an outright ban on a group of man-made chemicals that are wreaking havoc on both people and the environment.While the hazards surrounding... [...]
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Meat industry uses chemical 'meat glue' to trick consumers into eating food scraps
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(NaturalNews) A white powder that glues together small scrap pieces of beef, lamb, chicken and fish is sold by the kilo and is considered to be the meat industry's "dirty little secret." This is not breaking news, as the industry has been at it for quite some time, but just how many... [...]
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Chemical contamination in environment, including pharmaceuticals, are 'growing at exponential rate'
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(NaturalNews) The "innovative" and "challenging new compounds" created each day by commerce are threatening the planet in which we live, scientists say. More and more traces of pharmaceuticals are being discovered in our lakes, rivers and soil daily, and their effects are pretty much... [...]
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Of U.S. children, 33% attend schools in high-risk chemical 'danger zones'
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(NaturalNews) Kids in Danger Zones, the title of a report exposing the nearly 20 million school children that are at risk of being affected by a chemical disaster took five years to compile, researchers say.Released in September by the Center for Effective Government (CEG), the... [...]
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Scientists Prove Goats Are Better Than Chemical Weedkillers
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Science proves what farmers already know: Goats make excellent weedkillers. by JULIA WESTBROOK Rodale News Herbivores—not herbicides—is the way to go, according to research published in the journal PeerJ. The researchers compared the effectiveness of goats versus chemical herbicides against the common reed—a grass that is overrunning coastal wetlands from New England to the Southeast. “For more than two decades, we’ve declared major chemical and physical warfare on this grass [...]
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Boxer Chemical Safety Proposal Provides a Way Forward
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Top Ten Problems With Industry’s Chemical “Safety” Bill
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EWG Welcomes Boxer Proposal To Reform Weak Federal Chemical Controls
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The bizarre history of glyphosate, the chemical culprit of modern-day disease
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(NaturalNews) It's easy to hide knowledge from the public when you run the very industry that the public perceptibly needs. So much knowledge about glyphosate is buried or disregarded because the public now feels that the Roundup chemical is a necessity for both agriculture and lawn... [...]
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Children exposed to the thyroid-harming chemical perchlorate in the womb have lower IQ scores
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(NaturalNews) Along the human windpipe, tucked low on the front of the neck, sits the thyroid gland. It terms of energy, the thyroid gland is located in the throat chakra, which represents communication.In order for the thyroid gland to function properly, it needs a special mineral... [...]
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Marine mutants wash up on shore: two-headed dolphin a sign of chemical poisoning tipping point
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(NaturalNews) In August 2014, a conjoined dolphin pup slightly over a yard long floated onto the shore of a beach in Turkey. An onlooker was horrified to witness what had appeared to be a two-headed dolphin. But technically, the two-headed monster was a conjoined set of twins, what... [...]
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Chemical industry campaigns to keep profiting off of flame retardants that cause cancer
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(NaturalNews) The chemical industry is fighting tooth and nail to stop proposed legislation in California that would allow furniture to be sold without toxic flame retardant chemicals. The Chicago Tribune, which conducted a rigorous safety investigation on flame retardants back in... [...]
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Tear Gas Is A Banned Chemical Weapon, But US Lobbying Made It Okay For Domestic Use… And, Boy, Do We Use It
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Triclosan, chemical in toothpaste linked to cancer, bone malformation and hormone disruption, has been in toothpaste for 17 years
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(NaturalNews) Though its toxicity is well documented, the antibacterial, antifungal chemical triclosan is still being used as an active ingredient in Colgate Total toothpaste -- and has been for nearly two decades! Hidden pages of documents submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration... [...]
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Scientists Find Chemical Toxins in Utero Unmistakably Linked to Autism
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Plasticisers, prescription drugs and environmental pesticides linked to disease. [...]
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Cancer deaths in poor Houston neighborhood raises questions about pollution from abandoned chemical facility
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(NaturalNews) Residents in southeast Houston are accusing the city of "environmental racism" following their refusal to clean up an abandoned cleaning facility that some residents say is affecting their health.Custom Environmental Services (CES) filed bankruptcy and closed its... [...]
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Many BPA-free bottles contain a chemical that causes arrhythmia, hyperactivity and brain changes
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(NaturalNews) A chemical found in many products labeled "BPA free" may produce many of the same health problems as the original chemical, including hyperactivity and cardiac arrhythmia, according to a pair of studies presented recently at the joint meeting of the International Society... [...]
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Neil Young: Chemical Factory Farming Threatens the "Garden of the World"
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Heather CallaghanActivist PostWhile people have been torn over beloved astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson's recent comments on genetically modified organisms, another beloved Neil took a stand - largely unnoticed.While Tyson claims he never took a side, he still holds that genetic engineering is no different than what we've been doing for tens of thousands of years. One gets the impression from his view that corporatism and science become one for survival - despite negative consequences - and an [...]
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99% of U.S. chemical facilities at high risk of terrorist attack have yet to pass security inspections
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(NaturalNews) How efficient is the federal government at preventing terrorist attacks, especially at US chemical facilities? According to Senator Tom Coburn from Oklahoma, the current federal terrorist prevention regulations are "a broken program that is not making us measurably safer... [...]
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The truth you're not being told about the Toledo water crisis in Ohio: Chemical agriculture poisoned the water
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(NaturalNews) In case you haven't heard, 500,000 people have been left without drinking water in the city of Toledo, Ohio, and store shelves there have been stripped bare of water."Residents of Toledo, its suburbs and small areas of southeastern Michigan began lining up for water... [...]
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Chemical company lobbyists 'weaving their webs' as Coke, Pepsi, Kraft and General Mills pony up millions to kill New York GMO labeling bill
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(NaturalNews) They call them "campaign contributions," but what are they really? -- Just kickbacks, bribery and money laundering. Remember when George W. Bush was running the country and made all that money off "insider business" deals while subsidizing GMO high-fructose corn syrup... [...]
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Huge new study proves organic foods are healthier and more nutritious: results immediately attacked by chemical agriculture industry
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(NaturalNews) The most comprehensive analysis ever performed comparing organic foods with those "conventionally" grown with synthetic pesticides and fertilizers has concluded that organic fruits and vegetables are not just less toxic but actually more nutritious than conventional... [...]
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Analysis Says to Avoid 17 Chemical Classes to Prevent Breast Cancer
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We are exposed to pollutants and toxins every day. From traffic exhaust to household cleansers, many of these toxins have been linked to breast cancer, and many other cancer, in animal testing. Well, a new study analyzing this research says many of the same chemicals known to cause breast cancer in lab rats can do the same in women, and that women can protect themselves and lower their risks by limiting such exposure. The study, published in Environmental Health Perspectives (and available here) [...]
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'Intersex' fish in Pennsylvania spur search for chemical contaminants
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(NaturalNews) Pennsylvania officials are conducting extensive sampling of chemical contaminants throughout the state following the discovery of intersex fish in three of the state's major waterways.According to reports, male fish carrying eggs have been discovered in the Susquehanna... [...]
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W. Va. Gov. refuses further water testing, despite one in five residents reporting health issues following Jan. chemical leak
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(NaturalNews) Despite the fact that only 36 percent of Kanawha County residents are drinking tap water after at least 5,000 gallons of crude MCHM leaked into West Virginia's water supply last January, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin refuses to approve additional testing of home tap water.Even... [...]
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