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3,000 people expected to sue DuPont for decades-long release of hazardous chemical C8
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(NaturalNews) More than 3,000 individuals are expected to sign onto a massive lawsuit against the DuPont corporation over a toxic chemical linked to thyroid disease and cancer. Commonly known as C8, the chemical perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) was intentionally released by the company... [...]
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Mosquito Spraying Uses Chemical That Prompted Warning For Pregnant Women From UC Davis
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Low-flying plane sprayed neighborhoods with chemical pregnant women have been told to avoid. [...]
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What is aspartame? Five surprising facts you never know about this chemical sweetener
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(NaturalNews) The controversy surrounding one of the world's most popular artificial sweeteners, aspartame (NutraSweet, Equal), continues some 30 years after the chemical was rammed through the regulatory process by pharmaceutical interests, despite its well-documented dangers. And... [...]
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Hanford nuclear site employees not allowed to speak out about chemical exposure, brain damage
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(NaturalNews) Workers at a large nuclear waste storage facility in south-central Washington are falling gravely ill from exposure to radiation, according to new reports. But a former company insider says they are too afraid to come out about it for fear of losing their jobs.NBC... [...]
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Agricultural chemical companies transform Kaua'i from paradise to toxic nightmare
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(NaturalNews) The colors of nature really stand out in the paradise of Kaua'i, Hawai'i. Sandy beaches embrace the waves of crystal blue water rushing ashore. The ocean waves nip peacefully at the base of the luscious, volcanic mountains, kissing the landscape in a fusion of awe and... [...]
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Biotech, chemical conglomerates retaliate against the people of Hawaii for daring to restrict GMO field experiments
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(NaturalNews) The state of Hawaii has become the new battleground in the controversy regarding GMO crops and pesticides, according to a watchdog organization that monitors the industry.With the crop seed industry -- conventional as well as genetically modified crops -- reaping... [...]
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U.S. food prices rising 367% faster than inflation; chemical agriculture headed for catastrophic failure
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(NaturalNews) Food prices are now skyrocketing across the USA, says the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Their most recent report (1) reveals that prices of meat, poultry, fish and eggs leaped 7.7 percent over the last year. That's nearly 367% higher than the official 2.1% inflation... [...]
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Angry wife prosecuted under international chemical weapons ban for coating doorknob with common chemicals
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(NaturalNews) The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that the federal government exceeded its authority when it used an international chemical weapons treaty as the means to prosecute a rejected wife who sought revenge on her husband's lover.Carol Anne Bond, a microbiologist who was... [...]
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Chemical industry front man Eric Cantor goes down in defeat against unknown economics professor
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(NaturalNews) The House's No. 2 man - Rep. Eric Cantor, Virginia Republican and friend of big pharma, big chemical, big corporations, and big donors - has lost his party's primary to a political unknown who is currently teaching courses at a small local college, despite the fact that... [...]
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Episode 485:  Chemical Spill In W.V., Target Was Hammered By Hackers And Culture Wars(1-11-2014)…
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Episode 485:  Chemical Spill In W.V., Target Was Hammered By Hackers And Culture Wars(1-11-2014)… Show Summary: The podcast for the day will focus on news items, specifically the water contamination in West Virginia forcing 300,000 people to look for alternative water sources for hydration and sanitation.  I will also discuss the recent hacking attack against [...] [...]
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Many Commercial Bug Repellents Contain Dangerous Vietnam War Chemical
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Lance Johnson - NaturalNews | Originally formulated for the US Army, this chemical is now used in one-third of American households and was used during the Vietnam War alongside the now banned chemicals Agent Orange and DDT. The chemical, N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide, or DEET, was used as a bug deterrent for soldiers serving in the jungles of Vietnam. Now commercially available, DEET is coming under scrutiny for causing acute toxicity, allergic reactions, scarring, and even brain swelling that leads [...]
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Illusion of choice: many commercial bug repellents contain a dangerous Vietnam war chemical
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(NaturalNews) Originally formulated for the US Army, this chemical is now used in one-third of American households and was used during the Vietnam War alongside the now banned chemicals Agent Orange and DDT.The chemical, N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide, or Deet, was used as a bug deterrent... [...]
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Chemical exposure during fetal development to blame for Autism
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(NaturalNews) Autism rates have risen from 1:10,000 in 1981 to 1:68 in 2014. Multiple studies have shown that the prevalence of toxins in our environment to which children are exposed during their developmental stages are the main culprit; however, many other factors should be considered... [...]
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Chemical Industry Tops Vitter Super PAC Donors
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Chemical Industry Political Giving Surges
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31 Ways Turmeric Protects Against The Post-Industrial ‘Chemical Apocalypse’
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Living in a post-industrial world awash in toxic chemicals this ancient healing spice may be the ultimate answer to regaining your health.Sayer JiActivist PostIn a world increasingly saturated through with known cancer-causing toxicants, folks are understandably growing despondent.  Thousands of petrochemicals are now found not only in our body care products, foods, and water and air, but also our bodies where they accumulate over time. Some of these chemicals are potent endocrine dis [...]
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Water-related illness affects one-third of homes after West Virginia chemical leak
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(NaturalNews) A chemical leak affecting at least 300,000 residents in West Virginia has been under investigation since January when the leak occurred, reported The Charleston Gazette. April 3-8, the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department conducted a randomized phone survey in which... [...]
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Triglycerides in junk food are the chemical equivalent of 'hard drugs' for the brain
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(NaturalNews) Millions of Americans who claim to be opposed to drug use are actually heavy drug users themselves, according to a new study out of France. Researchers from the University of Paris' Functional and Adaptive Biology laboratory recently found that triglycerides, a type... [...]
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GMOs, chemical agriculture release billions of tons of carbon into atmosphere
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(NaturalNews) The next time somebody tries to tell you that cow farts, cars or too many people are the impetus behind disastrous changes in the climatic norms of the planet, you may want to point them to a new analysis paper published in Yale University's Yale Environment 360 that... [...]
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Could the Plastic Chemical BPA be Making People Obese?
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At last check, more than 35% of US adults over the age of 20 are obese, an astounding number that is most often blamed on what is known as the “standard American diet” (SAD) and inactivity. But some recent research suggests there may be more to it—particularly that the presence of bisphenol-A, a toxin found in plastic drink and food containers, could be contributing to the phenomena. A study published in PLoS ONE in 2013 revealed that school-age children in grades 4 to 12 who had higher le [...]
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Syria and the Chemical Weapons Hoax
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James Corbett of corbettreport.com joins Gary Franchi of WHDT9 on the Next News Network to discuss recent reports of chemical weapons attacks in Syria. They also talk about the new so-called Syrian Prime Minister-in-exile, the possibility of war in the region, and the implications of the government-media nexus. [...]
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New Video Evidence Points To al-Nusra Chemical Attack Against Syrian Soldiers
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image sourceBrandon TurbevilleActivist PostWith the constant concern over the use of chemical weapons in Syria, Western media outlets consistently seize on every opportunity available to lay the blame of any deployment of such weapons on the back of the Assad government. Even when the evidence points to the death squads instead of the Syrian government, the West continues to prattle on about Assad’s crimes against humanity all the while ignoring that evidence incriminating the death squads.Oth [...]
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U.S. Apples Coated in Questionable Chemical that’s Banned in Europe
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If you’re like the majority of Americans, you eat an average of 10 pounds of apples each year. And if you are like the majority of Americans, you aren’t seeking out organic versions of this notoriously “dirty” fruit, exposing yourself to a potentially dangerous chemical known as DPA. According to the Environmental Working Group (EWG), DPA, or diphenylamine, has been banned by European officials, but remains as one of the most prominent toxins on American apples and pears. DPA is sprayed [...]
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Obama administration sides with chemical company against cancer victims to avoid liability for sick Marines
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For Clues On Chemical Reform, Just Follow The Money
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Most U.S. Apples Coated with Chemical Banned in Europe
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US sees signs of new chemical attack in Syria
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Rebecca Shabad | Toxic industrial chemical was used in Syria this month. [...]
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California Fails to Protect Drinking Water from Toxic “Erin Brockovich” Chemical
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