[DETROIT, MI]– Many “bee-friendly” home garden plants sold at Home Depot (NYSE: HD), Lowe’s (NYSE: LOW) and Walmart (NYSE: WMT) have been pre-treated with pesticides shown to harm and kill bees, according to a study released today by Friends of the Earth and allies, including the Ecology Center.
The study can be downloaded at BeeAction.org.Read More »
Children’s car seats are one of the products health-conscious parents are most concerned about, judging by traffic at HealthyStuff.org, the Ecology Center project that tests consumer goods for toxic chemicals.
A coalition of health and environmental groups including the Ecology Center and the Michigan Network for Children’s Environmental Health, has called on the Snyder administration to recommit to lead abatement as a sound economic investment and a critical public health step for Michigan’s future.
It's finally time to take action on climate change as a country!
The EPA has proposed new rules that would set our first-ever limits on carbon pollution from existing power plants, calling for a 30% emissions reduction by 2030 over 2005 levels. If implemented, these new rules would mark the largest single step our country has ever taken to address climate change.