First, urgent action: Dr. Margaret Reeves from Pesticide Action Network wants us to help stop carcinogenic Methyl Iodide from being registered as a pesticide by EPA. Email your comment before Tuesday February 21st!
Would it shock you to learn that chemicals, some of them toxic, were found to be present in 100% of newborns tested for exposure? We’ll hear more about that alarming development from Richard Wiles, Environmental Working Group (EWG) Senior VP for Research. Discussing toxins found in the blood of umbilical cords and actions to tackle this problem. Here is a clickable table of product categories, from carpeting to clothes, that you can browse and shopping advice for consumers.
Ohio Citizen Action is working on this and has compiled some good info. LISTEN (7 min)
Will Rogers, President, Trust for Public Land and Bill Cronon, Professor of History, Geography, and Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin – Madison , author of a forthcoming book "Saving Nature in Time" talk about the importance of protecting land in 21st Century environmental conservation. LISTEN (7 min)
Joan Mulhern, Earthjustice‘s Senior Legislative Counsel, talks about recent Administration efforts to undermine environmental protection of our nations waterways, and what we can do about it, now.