16 Jul '11, 3pm

GOOD NEWS! Texas first state to enact hydrofracking rules

Friday July 15, 2011, 11:25 pm There was a hydrofracking moratorium in NYS --for a few months, anyway. Well, it was lifted by Governor Cuomo with the promise that the procedure would be done under strict regulation. For the sake of those families who are suffering from a variety of unexplainable illnesses and whose tap water ignites when it comes in contact with a flame, I hope this is true. In the meantime, the Halliburton loophole (a gift to Dick Cheny from George Bush) was never closed. The Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals (FRAC) Act, which was proposed to close the Halliburton loophole, was never passed. According to Govtrack.us, "This bill never became law. This bill was proposed in a previous session of Congress. Sessions of Congress last two years, and at the end of each session all proposed bills and resolutions that haven't passed are cleared f...

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care2.com 16 Jul '11, 12am

All activists: Pledge to buy good wood and, by doing so, save tiger habitats, especially those of Sumatran and Amur Tigers...

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First Ever GHG Rules Agreed for Ships

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The agreement by 55 of the world’s biggest shipping nations, adopted by the Marine Environment Protection Committee of the...