Members of council and town staff are in the process of penning a letter to Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment officials that details concerns that the (Paradox Valley) uranium mill could damage the health of the region’s people, environment and economy. Click here for more.
In other news, toxic seepage from a 20 year old waste disposal site in South Carolina is infecting the drinking water, causing residents to protest. Click here for more.
Around 1,000 fake shark fins have been assembled on Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana beach in protest against the slaughter of sharks around the world. Click here for more.