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...e-cigarette poisoning jumped from seven in 2012 to 154 last year. The California report says e-cigarettes emit as many as 10 toxic chemicals, but advocates say there is no evidence those substances are released at dangerous levels."Despite the health...

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...violate the federal Clean Water Act.The ruling was made in a lawsuit brought in December 2009 by Alaska Community Action on Toxics and the Alaska chapter of the Sierra Club."Hopefully, the district court judge will rule on this quickly, and they will...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dan-joling/2014-09-03
Bob Franken: The United States of Amnesia

...we have a vague recollection of them and their noble cause, which was to shame the country into doing something about the toxic inequality of our wealth. We took notice for a while, then lost interest as the media switched to others stories du jour...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-02/bob-franken-the-united-states-of-
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...confidence in the way the government is handling these projects," said Wu Yixiu, head of environmental group Greenpeace's toxics campaign in East Asia. "There's more of a perception that people are not willing to sacrifice the environment and health...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-11-2
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Bill would set up pesticide tracking system

...luncheon hosted by Alaska Community Action on Toxics to explain the bill, Rep Sharon Cissna...spokeswoman for Alaska Community Action on Toxics said pesticides cover everything from...Board is close to adopting a ''least toxic'' approach to controlling pests that...

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Environment must be monitored, but scare tactics wrong What others say

...that berries and greens from the area are perfectly safe. The false alarm was issued in June by Alaska Community Action on Toxics, an environmental the-sky-is-falling group based in Anchorage. It claimed that berries and greens collected from villagers...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/082504/oped_082504ope001001.shtml
Groups ask state?s help in tracking emissions

...Environment, the Alaska Community Action on Toxics, Alaska Conservation Solutions, the Alaska...regulations requiring reporting. The federal Toxics Release Inventory program created in 1986 has led to substantial toxic emissions reductions and cost savings...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/040307/news_0403new005.shtml
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Environmental groups appeal herbicide permit

...appeal was filed by Alaska Survival, Alaska Community Action on Toxics and Cook Inletkeeper.In April 2010, the state Department...to prevent further spraying."We believe all herbicides are toxic, and unnecessary to use," Long said.The railroad has used...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-06-07/environmental-groups-appeal-herbicid
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EPA sued over inlet waste

...industry to continue dumping toxic wastes into Cook Inlet. Plaintiffs...dump million of gallons of toxics into our fisheries...over 835,000 pounds of toxic metals into the inlet each year...show bioaccumulation of toxics and have shown that Cook...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/061907/news_0619new001.shtml
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Ballot Measure 4 protects salmon for future generations

...type produces chemicals that could harm the surrounding waters in a manner uniquely toxic to salmon. Such mining would also require massive amounts of such toxic substances to be stored in the Reserve forever. No mine of Pebble's size has ever...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-01/ballot-measure-4-protects-salmon-
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