Mercury Poisoning

An Interview With Carl “The Fish”

BY ON July 18, 2013
*For reasons of privacy, name and species have been changed and/or generalized for this interview: Danny Shanahan for Moms Clean Air Force: First, Carl, I’d like to thank you for taking time out of your busy evolving schedule to answer a few questions for our...

TOPICS: Mercury Poisoning

Fishing For Mercury In Oklahoma

BY ON July 11, 2013
In early June, the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) released a report stating that 32 of Oklahoma’s lakes are contaminated with mercury. The report recommends that people limit their consumption of many types of fish, and some fish shouldn’t be eaten at all. As...

TOPICS: Mercury Poisoning, Oklahoma

Mercury Lobbyist

BY ON June 20, 2013
Did you know American Electric Power and FirstEnergy are spending millions of ratepayer dollars on lawsuits that would give them the right to pollute our air, water and food with mercury? Here are some of the harmful health effects from mercury: Methylmercury affects more than...

TOPICS: Mercury Poisoning, Politics