Category: Clean Air

clean air

fracking and public health

Health, Safety Concerns Remain Fracking isn’t new to the Rocky Mountains. The oil industry drilled its first fracking well in Colorado near Boulder in 1901. The practice gained notoriety in the state with the infamous oil shale project near Parachute several decades ago, but it collapsed and remained dormant for years. Since then, fracking has […]

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global warming and climate change

Fracking Threatens Air, Water By modern definition, anything that threatens the safety of air, food and water is classified as bioterrorism. However, the controversial practice of hydraulic fracturing (frac, frack, or fracking), is a legitimate threat to public and environmental health. Yet, the practice is proliferating around the globe. Its contents remain mostly a mystery. […]

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natural clay walls for my home

Natural Clay Walls Improve Indoor Air Quality A Natural clay finish on your walls is a beautiful and healthier option over paints and treated wood products. Such walls are good for health, property values, and the environment. Many paints, lacquers, and building materials emit volatile organic compounds (VOCs) into the air of our homes and offices, […]

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global warming and climate change

Frack Attack On Land, Water, and  Communities As the U.S. pushes the frack controversy down people’s throats in pursuit of short-term energy independence, we may find ourselves importing water and food to replace damaged domestic resources. It’s surprising that Homeland Security laws aren’t being imposed to cease the threats of permanent contamination and overall terrorism […]

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