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Chemical giants hid dangers of ‘forever chemicals’ in food packaging
GoGreenNation. Chemical giants hid dangers of ‘forever chemicals’ in food packaging. Wednesday, May 12, 2021. A sequence of inadequate chemical safety analyses, hidden studies and lax oversight created a scenario in which Americans continue to be exposed

A sequence of inadequate chemical safety analyses, hidden studies and lax oversight created a scenario in which Americans continue to be exposed to the dangerous compound in food packaging.

Going with the Flow: Exploring Hogtown Creek Headwaters Nature Park
website addresses the dangers of pollution, and Hogtown Creek is listed as one of the creeks that have been impaired by "high levels of fecal coliform bacteria exceeding state criteria". The contamination of Hogtown Creek is a major source of concern, and an

The streams near the trail pass through wetlands, which play a vital role in filtering out pollution from the water. Despite the sanitary start, the creek collects pollutants as it leaves the wetlands and flows further into the city. Runoff carrying chemicals, animal waste, and even trash seep into the creek as it travels, and these pollutants eventually end up in the aquifer, which Gainesville relies on for its drinking water.

Plummeting sperm counts, shrinking penises: toxic chemicals threaten humanity
GoGreenNation. Plummeting sperm counts, shrinking penises: toxic chemicals threaten humanity. Thursday, March 18, 2021. The end of humankind? It may be coming sooner than we think, thanks to hormone-disrupting chemicals that are decimating fertility at an

The end of humankind? It may be coming sooner than we think, thanks to hormone-disrupting chemicals that are decimating fertility at an alarming rate around the globe.

The guards caring for Chernobyl's abandoned dogs
GoGreenNation. The guards caring for Chernobyl's abandoned dogs. Thursday, April 22, 2021. Soviet soldiers shot many of the abandoned animals in an effort to prevent the spread of contamination. But, undoubtedly, some of the animals hid and survived

Soviet soldiers shot many of the abandoned animals in an effort to prevent the spread of contamination. But, undoubtedly, some of the animals hid and survived. Thirty-five years later, hundreds of stray dogs now roam the 2,600km (1,000 sq mile) Exclusion Zone put in place to restrict human traffic in and out of the area.

The EU’s chemicals strategy for sustainability towards a toxic-free environment
GoGreenNation. The EU’s chemicals strategy for sustainability towards a toxic-free environment. Wednesday, October 28, 2020. Chemicals are essential for the well-being, high living standards and comfort of modern society. They are used in many sectors

Chemicals are essential for the well-being, high living standards and comfort of modern society. They are used in many sectors, including health, energy, mobility and housing.

A town's water is contaminated with 'forever chemicals' – how did it get this bad?
GoGreenNation. A town's water is contaminated with 'forever chemicals' – how did it get this bad? Friday, April 2, 2021. "Testing by The Guardian and Consumer Reports found high levels of potentially harmful PFAS in Pittsboro, North Carolina, and

"Testing by The Guardian and Consumer Reports found high levels of potentially harmful PFAS in Pittsboro, North Carolina, and regulators have struggled to keep pace."

Sri Lanka, Facing ‘Worst’ Marine Disaster, Investigates Cargo Ship Fire
GoGreenNation. Sri Lanka, Facing ‘Worst’ Marine Disaster, Investigates Cargo Ship Fire. Tuesday, June 1, 2021. “The pellets can soak and absorb the chemicals from the environment,” he said. “This is an issue because when we eat whole fish, we will also be

“The pellets can soak and absorb the chemicals from the environment,” he said. “This is an issue because when we eat whole fish, we will also be eating these chemicals.”

I felt I killed my children': lead poisons California community – and fills kids' teeth
GoGreenNation. I felt I killed my children': lead poisons California community – and fills kids' teeth. Monday, March 29, 2021. "A battery recycling plant blanketed Latino communities with chemicals – and thousands of properties remain toxic". Read the

"A battery recycling plant blanketed Latino communities with chemicals – and thousands of properties remain toxic"

Outrage as regulators let pesticides from factory pollute US town for years
the AltEn LLC ethanol plant has been contaminating the area with an array of pesticides at levels much higher than what is considered safe. Read the full story here. recent ARTICLES. join us. to forge. a sustainable future. Our team is always growing. Become

Those concerns recently turned to outrage and anger after environmental regulators were forced to acknowledge that under their oversight the AltEn LLC ethanol plant has been contaminating the area with an array of pesticides at levels much higher than what is considered safe.

Study finds alarming levels of ‘forever chemicals’ in US mothers’ breast milk
GoGreenNation. Study finds alarming levels of ‘forever chemicals’ in US mothers’ breast milk. Thursday, May 13, 2021. They are linked to cancer, birth defects, liver disease, thyroid disease, plummeting sperm counts and a range of other serious health

They are linked to cancer, birth defects, liver disease, thyroid disease, plummeting sperm counts and a range of other serious health problems.

The Victims of Agent Orange the U.S. Has Never Acknowledged
victims. Named for the colored stripe painted on its barrels, Agent Orange — best known for its widespread use by the U.S. military to clear vegetation during the Vietnam War — is notorious for being laced with a chemical contaminant called 2,3,7,8

The main focus of the War Legacies Project is to document the long-term effects of the defoliant known as Agent Orange and provide humanitarian aid to its victims.

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