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For years, Elizabeth "Betty" Little (R - Warren County), has often represented the interests of her deep-pocketed corporate contributors over the public health and safety of the thousands of ...
by Upstate Blue
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
The intense reaction of disgust and horror that I experienced while (and long after) watching that notorious clip of Pat Lynch blaming de Blasio and the peaceful protestors for the murders of the ...
by agiftagain
Comment Count 41 comments on Wed Dec 31, 2014 at 01:55 AM PST with 22 Recommends
Depressing news for those of us who've gone out of our way to purchase BPA-free containers. In 2010 BPA was shown to be possibly harmful to fetuses, babies and children, which led to a wave of BPA-...
by FaithGardner
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon Aug 11, 2014 at 01:14 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
I received a press release from the Environmental Working Group a little while ago, White House Bows to Chemical Companies notifying me that the White House has caved to the Chemical Industry and ...
by cosmic debris
Comment Count 76 comments on Fri Sep 06, 2013 at 03:14 PM PDT with 164 Recommends
Thanks specifically to then-Rep [Edward Markeyhttp://www.senate.gov/senators/113th_Congress/Markey_EdwardJ.htm] (D-Our Side of Almost Every Policy Fight) the [FDA has finally banned BPAhttp://www.bna.
by Wisper
Comment Count 42 comments on Fri Jul 19, 2013 at 08:17 AM PDT with 58 Recommends
Bushmaster ad One of today's discoveries relevant to Sandy Hook is the longstanding ad campaign for the Bushmaster rifle used by Adam Lanza, and also by the Washington D.C. area snipers. (Image ...
by Andrew Lazarus
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Dec 17, 2012 at 04:38 PM PST with 3 Recommends
This is my latest piece on DeSmogBlog : Bisphenol A, or BPA for short, has been in the spotlight for decades, with both the chemical industry and occasionally the federal government touting its ...
by farronbalanced
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun May 27, 2012 at 05:31 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Succumbing to public pressure to eliminate the use of bisphenol A (BPA) (...
by Bekah
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Mar 07, 2012 at 07:13 AM PST with 8 Recommends
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 150 comments on Sun Feb 05, 2012 at 03:00 PM PST with 143 Recommends
A gender-bending chemical hormone was found to be present in tests of popular canned kids food :
by The Anomaly
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Oct 17, 2011 at 08:40 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
For more than 30 years Tennessee Eastman was my neighbor when I lived in Kingsport. I can find many ways to praise this company. While certainly not perfect in many ways, Eastman is still ...
by people power granny
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Sep 02, 2011 at 07:19 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
The Bonneville Power Administration will stick to a plan to curtail wind power ...
by BuzzLightyear235
Comment Count 66 comments on Wed May 18, 2011 at 02:31 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
As co-founder and co-publisher of MotherTalkers.com, I receive many books and products to review. I recently received an advance copy of Raising Elijah: Protecting Our Children In An Age of ...
by Elisa
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Apr 21, 2011 at 12:13 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
by Noah Heller
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Mar 15, 2011 at 12:28 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
What started out as a casual conversation on a message board has turned into a bit of public theater to highlight Governor LePage's recent comments about the health impacts of bisphenol-A (BPA):
by Spud1
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Mar 03, 2011 at 01:30 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Cross posted it [Dirigo Blue http://www.dirigoblue.com/diary/2647/lepage-worst-case-is-some-women-may-have-little-beards] During the campaign, Tea Bag Republican Paul LePage [promised that he would ...
by Spud1
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Feb 23, 2011 at 04:23 AM PST with 17 Recommends
by Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Nov 19, 2010 at 08:57 AM PST with 5 Recommends
I spent a few hours this weekend reading more on metabolism, BPA, and the science of how chemicals of all kinds effect the molecular pathways that signal our bodies to store excess fat or to burn/...
by NC Dem
Comment Count 32 comments on Mon May 24, 2010 at 07:25 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
It’s been an enlightening but ultimately depressing week for food news. More proof that eating anything except real, clean food may be harming you. Follow me past the fold... ...
by 1864 House
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed May 19, 2010 at 06:40 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
The White House Task Force on Childhood Obesity released a detailed report including 70 recommendations this week.
by desmoinesdem
Comment Count 94 comments on Fri May 14, 2010 at 04:15 AM PDT with 16 Recommends