The Lummi Nation took totem poles across the region and to Canada to oppose the development of tar-sands oil and the Keystone XL pipeline ... but the coal has mercury and arsenic in it and we don't want it in our water." Braided Hair said …
“Under her leadership, the EPA has taken sensible and important steps to protect the air we breathe and the water we drink, including implementing the first national standard for harmful mercury pollution ... carbon-heavy tar sands oil …
Mercury and PCBs in Wisconsin waters - including the Great ... increase around the Great Lakes as more oil is piped to and through Wisconsin from the tar sands of Alberta, Canada. Wisconsin and its neighbors need to be vigilant in …
Rick Perry has written to President Barack Obama criticizing his administration's energy policies, EPA regulations and failure to approve the construction of a pipeline to carry tar sands crude from ... rules designed to limit mercury
Lately, it seems that Environment Minister Peter Kent is getting a little sensitive about criticism ... promoting development of the 'tar sands' and for cutting science funding. It seems that Kent is fighting back.
"Under her leadership, the EPA has taken sensible and important steps to protect the air we breathe and the water we drink, including implementing the first national standard for harmful mercury pollution ... carbon-heavy tar sands oil …
The goal of the plan announced Monday is to curb carbon dioxide and other harmful pollutants like arsenic and mercury from coal plants ... Bold Nebraska's energy policy is simple: no tar sands, less coal and more renewables, Bold …
It is certainly not comparable to the tailing ponds spills in the tar ... mercury and lead - all of which get extracted by mining. But everyone knows that arsenic is a poison, isn't it? It depends. To quote Paracelsus: "Only the dose makes
The Obama administration's chief environmental watchdog, EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson ... which would have brought carbon-heavy tar sands oil from Canada to refineries in Texas. House Republicans dedicated much of their time this …