For nearly 50 years, Minnesota has had an environmental citizens’ board, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Citizens’ Board, which has been one of the only venues for Minnesotans to challenge and improve many proposed development projects that negatively affect our environment and our water.
A brand new report found 67% of nearly 200 food cans, from dozens of brands and retailers, tested positive for the toxic chemical bisphenol A (BPA), a hormone disrupting chemical linked to breast and prostate cancer, infertility, and type-2 diabetes.
Protect Minnesota groundwater by urging the Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr to hold a public hearing and require the R.D. Offutt industrial potato farm to do an environmental assessment before being able to expand in the area.
We all should be able to enjoy Lake Superior for generations to come. Unfortunately, the waters of Lake Superior are at risk of being sold to the highest bidder.
A common fragrance chemical in cleaning products, Galaxolide, has been found in increasing levels in the Great Lakes.