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Spring into Action!

Posted By bradford On April 16, 2009 @ 3:41 pm In Uncategorized | No Comments

In this issue of An Ounce, we urge you to take action on a number of issues!

See the list of actions below. Take action today – don’t delay!
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  •  Send Prime Minister Stephen Harper this letter [1] demanding that the Canadian government immediately stop the production, use and export of carcinogenic asbestos. Then send Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff an email [2] to say his recent U-turn [3] on banning export of asbestos is a deadly flip-flop.
  •  Read Sandra Madray’s report, The Toxic Treatment: Harmful Chemicals in Canadian Cosmetics in this issue. Then download and sign Breast Cancer Action Montreal’s petition [4] to federal Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq to prohibit all known or suspected carcinogens, mutagens and reproductive toxins from use in any cosmetic product sold in Canada within three years
  •  Stop Those Carcinogenic Tar Sands: Tell RBC [5] to bank your money on a clean energy future for Canada!
  •  Sign Prevent Cancer Now’s Declaration for Cancer Prevention [6]
  •  Help Prevent Cancer Now raise funds in The 2009 Cancer Prevention Challenge [7] We need YOU!
  •  If you haven’t already, please don’t forget to sign our Position Statement [8] on dangerous incineration technology!

GO BACK [9]

Also in this Issue on An Ounce …

  • Pink Ribbon™ Barbie® Sends the Wrong Message [10]
  • Spring into Action!
  • April is Cancer Month [11]
  • Say it is so, Mr. Ignatieff [12]
  • The Toxic Treatment: Harmful Chemicals in Canadian Cosmetics [13]
  • PCN needs you! Fun and Fundrai$ing for Prevent Cancer Now! [14]
  • Book Review: Corrupt to the Core: Memoirs of a Health Canada Whistleblower [15]
  • Those Carcinogenic Tar Sands: Add nukes and stir up more cancer? [16]

  • Article printed from Prevent Cancer Now: http://www.preventcancernow.ca

    URL to article: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/spring-into-action/

    URLs in this post:

    [1] this letter: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/open-letter-to-the-prime-minister-on-asbestos

    [2] email: mailto:IgnatM@parl.gc.ca

    [3] U-turn: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/ignatieff-on-asbestos.mp3

    [4] petition: http://www.bcam.qc.ca/pdf/Petition%20prohibit1.pdf

    [5] Tell RBC: http://ga3.org/campaign/RBC

    [6] Declaration for Cancer Prevention: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/main/issues-actions/sign-our-declaration

    [7] 2009 Cancer Prevention Challenge: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/main/issues-actions/cancer-prevention-challenge

    [8] Position Statement: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/main/issues-actions/stop-incineration/sign-our-position-statement

    [9] GO BACK: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/wp-content/plugins/st_newsletter/stnl_iframe.php?newsletter=3

    [10] Pink Ribbon™ Barbie® Sends the Wrong Message: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/pink-ribbon-barbie-sends-the-wrong-message

    [11] April is Cancer Month: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/april-is-cancer-month

    [12] Say it is so, Mr. Ignatieff: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/say-it-is-so-mr-ignatieff

    [13] The Toxic Treatment: Harmful Chemicals in Canadian Cosmetics: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/the-toxic-treatment-harmful-chemicals-in-canadian-cosmetics

    [14] PCN needs you! Fun and Fundrai$ing for Prevent Cancer Now!: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/pcn-needs-you

    [15] Book Review: Corrupt to the Core: Memoirs of a Health Canada Whistleblower: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/book-review-corrupt-to-the-core

    [16] Those Carcinogenic Tar Sands: Add nukes and stir up more cancer?: http://www.preventcancernow.ca/those-tar-sands-add-nukes-and-stir-up-more-cancer

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