10 Mar '12, 11am

Regulations Every Mother Should Love: Mercury And Air Toxics | Care2 Causes

Regulations Every Mother Should Love: Mercury And Air Toxics | Care2 Causes

Mercury and Air Toxics Standards were published in the Federal Register on February 16, 2012. That means they are officially “final” and will go into effect soon. However, opponents can still challenge the new law. They have 60 days from the date of publication to sue in court. Members of Congress also have 60 legislative days from that date to introduce a bill called a CRA, which would be one extreme way to undo the rule and would prevent the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from ever issuing a substantially similar rule again. Moms Clean Air Force will be fighting to protect the new standards, of course. Stay tuned.

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/regulations-every-mother-shou...

Tweets

#FDA warns of #mercury in skincare products: #poison #toxicchemicals #health

#FDA warns of #mercury in skincare products: #p...

enviroblog.org 09 Mar '12, 6pm

« EWG to FDA: Step It Up on Formaldehyde-Laced Hair Straighteners | Main FDA Warns Of Mercury in Skin Creams March 9, 2012...

By @karencheng - I Still Love Him To Bits

By @karencheng - I Still Love Him To Bits

karencheng.com.au 13 Mar '12, 8am

My almost 3 year old has been soooooooo naughty these days. Smashing things up. Pouring stuff on the floors. Shouting and ...

Diocese Puts Religion Before Helping the Homeless | Care2 Causes

Diocese Puts Religion Before Helping the Homele...

care2.com 09 Mar '12, 8pm

The Catholic Diocese of Sacramento has decided to stop funding Francis House, an agency that serves the homeless, because ...

Toola, Surrogate Mother to Otter Pups, Dies (Video) | Care2 Causes

Toola, Surrogate Mother to Otter Pups, Dies (Vi...

care2.com 06 Mar '12, 4am

Toola, the first captive sea otter ever to serve as a surrogate mother — and all while living with a chronic neurological ...

Meet Your Next Sausages. Literally. | Care2 Causes

Meet Your Next Sausages. Literally. | Care2 Causes

care2.com 10 Mar '12, 1am

It’s not the kind of beauty contest which any contestant would want to win — if they knew what the prize was. In Germany, ...

Would You Put Mercury On Your Face?: These products are manufactured overseas in places from China to Lebanon an...

Would You Put Mercury On Your Face?: These prod...

care2.com 13 Mar '12, 11am

There’s lead in lipstick — and there’s also mercury in skin-lightening creams . The Food and Drug Administration has recen...

Hold the Meat, Eat Some More Plants | Care2 Causes

Hold the Meat, Eat Some More Plants | Care2 Causes

care2.com 10 Mar '12, 7pm

When I decided to become a vegetarian some 30 years ago, many people worried about how I was going to get enough protein. ...

Limbaugh's Worst Misogynistic Moments [Video] |...

care2.com 09 Mar '12, 11am

Keeping Rush Limbaugh on the air is the very best thing that can happen for the Democratic Party this year. His hatred, to...

Melting Sea Ice Causes Spike In Arctic Air Pollution | Care2 Causes

Melting Sea Ice Causes Spike In Arctic Air Poll...

care2.com 06 Mar '12, 10am

As our use of fossil fuels continues to exacerbate global climate change, we’re starting to see the quantifiable effects o...

Two Tragic Deaths and Why Autism Education Should Go Up to Age 25 | Care2 Causes

Two Tragic Deaths and Why Autism Education Shou...

care2.com 08 Mar '12, 3pm

Every day I think about what will happen to my child after I am gone. This is a frequent comment in a San Jose Mercury New...

How Many Americans Do Just 10 Coal Mines Kill? | Care2 Causes

How Many Americans Do Just 10 Coal Mines Kill? ...

care2.com 08 Mar '12, 7am

Wyoming’s Powder River Basin is home to 10 of the nation’s largest coal mines. That coal is shipped across the country and...

Treadmill love #running

Treadmill love #running

runaddicts.net 12 Mar '12, 1pm

Get your gear in check . Water bottle. A sweat towel. Phone handy. Remote control. The benefit of a treadmill is that you ...