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Peak Water US Launches Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign With Compelling Eco-Friendly Perks

Hydroactivist startup rewards crowdfunding contributors with BPA-free Klean Kanteens, Anvil Sustainable tees made from recycled water bottles, deep discounts on Ecoloblue water from air and Sawyer water filtration products plus much more.

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PeakWaterUS.com Launches Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign With Compelling Eco-Friendly Perks Packages

PeakWaterUS.com is a social enterprise platform under development whose focus will be raising awareness of, empowering activism regarding, and offering self-sufficiency preparedness for “peak water” – the point where demand for safe clean freshwater begins to exceed the combined abilities of nature and man to replenish and supply it. This week they launched a crowdfunding campaign under Environment on Indiegogo.com, their goal being to raise $100,000 in contributions. According to T.R. Shirley, the seasoned activist behind the project:

“Climate change from corporate greed is reshaping our planet. We are entering the era of Peak Water and the Water Wars have begun. Unseen by many, here in America a battle is raging to determine whether the last drop of groundwater pumped from the last exploitable aquifer will be diverted for fracking by Big Oil, contaminated with pesticides by Big Ag, polluted with prescription drugs by Big Pharma, or bottled in plastic and sold for a king’s ransom by Big Water. But if enough concerned American parents and eco-friendly patrons support the buildout of the PeakWaterUS.com platform, the outcome of the above can be none of the above.”

PeakWaterUS.com Launches Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign With Compelling Eco-Friendly Perks Packages

Peak oil is here – and vast amounts of America’s dwindling freshwater supply are being diverted and contaminated in a desperate effort to postpone it. Peak water is near – we can’t drink oil, and we can’t keep sacrificing our drinking water to get it. If we don’t get proactive about safe clean water today, there won’t be enough safe clean water to sustain us tomorrow. PeakWaterUS.com will empower that proactivity.

The PeakWaterUS.com hydroactivist platform will consist of three planks: peak water awareness, hydropolitical activism and freshwater scarcity preparedness. It will leverage a freemium business model with membership subscription revenues augmented by the sale of proven and innovative water self-sufficiency solutions, all promoted by eco-friendly affiliate marketing. The proceeds from their crowdfunding will be applied to the web development, software integration, vendor engagement, content production and promotional costs associated with building out the platform and making it operational.

PeakWaterUS.com Launches Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign With Compelling Eco-Friendly Perks Packages

Contribute to the PeakWaterUS.com crowdfunding campaign and enjoy the satisfaction that comes from making a positive difference for yourself, your children, fellow humankind and future generations – and your reward won’t end there. Here is a summary of all the compelling eco-friendly perks PeakWaterUS.com is offering:

https://peakwaterus.com/perks

A $35 contribution entitles you to a generous perks package including an exclusive 50% discount on a Sawyer MINI Water Filter, and $50 gets you the same for a Sawyer Squeeze Water Filtration System. Everyone contributing $100 or more gets their choice of an Anvil organic (made from GMO-free organic cotton) or sustainable (made from recycled water bottles) tee included in their package. With your $100 contribution you can elect to receive an exclusive 10% discount on Ecoloblue “water from air” atmospheric water generators worth at least $380 – or with a $500 contribution opt for a 20% discount worth $645 or more. Perk packages including authorship recognition, sponsorship visibility and advisory board status are available for dedicated hydroactivists, concerned hydrophilanthropists and eco-friendly enterprises at the $1000, $5000 and $10000 levels. And once campaign proceeds meet or exceed $100,000 in total, the first 100 contributors from day 1 (6 January 2015) at any level ($25 or more) will be rewarded with a 16-ounce BPA-free stainless steel insulated Klean Kanteen.

For more details logon to the PeakWaterUS.com Indiegogo Environment Crowdfunding Campaign page:

https://peakwaterus.com/indiegogo

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Keywords: water, peak water, water scarcity, groundwater depletion, water contamination, water pollution, water privatization, water conservation, water filtration, hydroactivism, social enterprise, indiegogo, crowdfunding, perks

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Contact: T.R. Shirley, PeakWaterUS.com, water@peakwaterus.com, 877-919-0326

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Long Distance Motorcyclist IronBoltBruce Rides Through 1,534 Miles of Fracking Ecocide in 22 Hours

Fracking Ecocide

A record-holding endurance motorcycle rider and biker activist experiences first-hand what America is sacrificing to maintain the myth of energy independence and other false promises of natural gas hydraulic fracturing.

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Tuesday 2 September 2014 marked the end of 5 days and 3,755 miles in the saddle for me. My two-wheeled trek began with what the Iron Butt Association should certify as my 55th IBA ride and 22nd Bun Burner GOLD 1500. The BBG1500 requires a documented ride of at least 1,500 miles in 24 hours or less, and in this case I covered the 1,534-mile distance from Miami Beach Florida to Del Rio Texas in 22 hours and 1 minute.

At 8:07am ET Thursday 28 August 2014 I logged a gas receipt in South Beach to mark the start of my ride up the Florida Turnpike through Orlando to I-75 North, then west on I-10/I-12/I-10 through the Panhandle, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana into Texas, where from San Antonio I continued west on US-90 arriving in the border town of Del Rio at 5:08am CT the next morning.

As a Native Texan exiled in South Florida, I have ridden deep into the heart of the Lone Star State and back again many times. And like many times before, the weather was warm and dry from end to end so I rode the entire stretch with my face in the wind. But unlike any rides of the past, this time riding mostly lidless and always shieldless from SoBe to South Texas exposed me to more than just sunshine and starlight:

Hidalgo – my 1999 Harley-Davidson FXDS – has a stock 4.9 gallon fuel tank which requires me to stop and refuel every 2 to 3 hours. And at almost every pit stop from Okeechobee on, I had to take my faded blue bandanna and wipe off a thin film of some kind of gunk that was collecting on my shades. What was coating my sunglasses and no doubt entering my lungs I can’t say, but when I typed “substances found “ into a search box Google quickly added “suspended in the air”

https://www.google.com/search?q=substances+found+suspended+in+the+air

… and when I typed “pollutants in “ Google’s recommended completion was “the air”:

https://www.google.com/search?q=pollutants+in+the+air

The air was different – and so was the sky. I’ve ridden west into more sunsets over Louisiana than I care to count, but the skies over Hammond around 7:00pm that Thursday simply did not look like they used to. The sky was still basically blue, the sparse clouds basically white, and the sun setting behind them basically yellow with pink glows and red radiants – but the colors were all softer or milkier than, and the clarity and contrast not as sharp as, they used to be. I can’t really put into words what I saw or why it seemed different, but the the impact of pollution on sky colors may explain it:

https://www.google.com/search?q=pollution+impact+on+sky+colors

By the time I rode across the Sabine River bridge into Sweet Mother Texas the sun was completely down and the light of a crescent moon somewhat obscured what might otherwise have been a star-filled night sky. But after crossing over the backbone of the ongoing fracking ecocide that is the Eagle Ford Shale Play, I was reminded once again that what filled the cool night air was not starlight:

http://stories.weather.com/fracking

The beard on my chin is about 4 inches long and normally white with a touch of gray in color. But after completing my ride and checking into single-star accommodations on the Del Rio US-90 strip, the beard I saw on my soot-covered face in the mirror was as black as asphalt! It took a whole bottle of motel shampoo, most of a bar of motel soap, and several minutes of scrubbing to get all the sticky tar-like goop out of my matted whiskers. When I was finished, the rinse water in the sink looked as nasty as backed-up sewage. And thinking about what the lining of my lungs looked like has made me mad enough to march:

http://peoplesclimate.org/march/

I know it takes oil to keep my Harley on the road. But if we have to poison the land we love, pollute the air we breathe, and condemn our grandchildren to life in a Mad Max ecological wasteland to produce it, I’d rather ride a horse.

IronBoltBruce

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Parents of Multi-Chem Marketing Coordinator In Fight Against Halliburton Fracking?

Multi-Chem: Amy Griffin Reese

Guerrilla Marketing Multi-Chem Style: Fracker Registers
CITIZENSAGAINSTMULTICHEM and CITIZENSAGAINSTMULTI-CHEM
domains to block fracking and pollution protests.

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PARENTS OF MULTI-CHEM MARKETING COORDINATOR IN FIGHT AGAINST HALLIBURTON FRACKING?

Citizens Against Multi-Chem founder Marcella Manuel attempted to register the domain name CITIZENSAGAINSTMULTICHEM.COM only to see that apparently Lawrence H. and Charlotte J. Fishlock Griffin – the parents of Multi-Chem Marketing Coordinator Amy Griffin Reese – or one of their house guests beat her to the draw on that name and others like it:

http://www.networksolutions.com/whois-search/citizensagainstmultichem.com

http://www.networksolutions.com/whois-search/citizensagainstmultichem.org

http://www.networksolutions.com/whois-search/citizensagainstmultichem.net

http://www.networksolutions.com/whois-search/citizensagainstmulti-chem.com

http://www.networksolutions.com/whois-search/citizensagainstmulti-chem.org

http://www.networksolutions.com/whois-search/citizensagainstmulti-chem.net

The common contact info for all these registrations (at least until “they” see this) is as follows:

Riley Jane
rileyjane1154@gmail.com
20235 Hampshire Rocks Drive
Katy, Texas 77450 USA
281-220-7281

http://tinyurl.com/c76ap9c (screenshot)

Whether “Riley Jane” is a pseudonym or house guest of the Griffins we don’t know but we do know the address listed is real enough. Here’s the house:

http://goo.gl/maps/lp9r5

Here’s how we know Charlotte Fishlock and Lawrence H. Griffin live there, and that daughter Amy likely did at some point as well:

http://www.tax.co.harris.tx.us/ASP/voter/voter_cert.asp?cert=50336379&name=GRIFFIN%20CHARLOTTE%20FISHLO

http://www.whitepages.com/name/Lawrence-H-Griffin/Katy-TX/2s7yrrq

http://www.spokeo.com/Hampshire+Rocks+Dr+Katy+TX+addresses#752608631

http://www.texasmarriagerecords.org/marriage-of-lawrence-griffin-and-charlotte-fishlock.html

Of course Amy’s happily married to James “J.R.” Reese now and working hard as their Marketing Coordinator to paint a face on Frac King Multi-Chem that’s as lovely as her own:

http://www.facebook.com/amy.griffinreese

http://tinyurl.com/c7g5jca (screenshot)

http://www.linkedin.com/in/amyreese1

http://tinyurl.com/cc62tg4 (screenshot)

The telephone number on the registrations above – 281-220-7281 – reaches Amy’s voicemail at Multi-Chem. To actually contact her parents at their Hampshire Rocks Drive residence in Katy Texas, you might try 281-578-0261. If you do, ask them who the legal registrant for all those CITIZENSAGAINSTMULTICHEM[.com|.org|.net] and CITIZENSAGAINSTMULTI-CHEM[.com|.org|.net] domain names really is: The mysterious “Riley Jane”? Lawrence H. Griffin? Charlotte Fishlock Griffin? Amy Griffin Reese? Multi-Chem? Halliburton? Or none of the above?

One thing’s for sure: It’s NOT “Citizens Against Multi-Chem”:

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Citizens-Against-multi-chem/402448976468156

Their REAL email address: citizensagainstmultichem@gmail.com

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LEARN MORE:

Multi-Chem: Less Bragging About Fracking?

http://wp.me/p24X30-dp

Multi-Chem & The Insanity Of Letting The Frackers Do It Again

http://wp.me/p24X30-cF

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Depopulation

Depopulation

A poem in protest of the ongoing worldwide population reduction agenda of the ruling global fascist elite kleptocracy…

DEPOPULATION
by IronBoltBruce

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I thought it was all about money
And the power that it buys;
But it’s about a depleted planet
And with what who survives.

It’s simple mathematics,
Dividing what by who;
They can’t make more resources,
But they can make less of you.

Forget the genocide of Third World
Warlords, U.S. trained;
It’s nothing next to body counts
For corporations’ gain.

Depopulation: Fighting unjust wars
Where suicide
Takes more of best and bravest than
Those lost to other side.

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Depopulation: Firing drones
Puts innocents at risk,
And from those terrorized will come
Next wave of terrorists.

Depopulation: Fracking earth
With biocides that spoil
The water in our aquifers:
High price for gas and oil.

Depopulation: Filling air
With carcinogens that kill;
Those who survive to sterilize
By design, against their will.

Depopulation: Flooding seas
With wastes they can’t degrade;
Toxins poison source of life
‘Til life no more is made.

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Depopulation: Financing
Both sides of “War on Drugs”;
With CIA as pusher man
And DEA-armed thugs.

Depopulation: Feigning
Homosexual approbation;
Stealthfully engendering
Voluntary sterilization.

Depopulation: Fattening up
The tech-sedated masses
With GMO: Accelerating
Aging as it passes.

Depopulation: Fragmenting
Have-Nots to Left and Right;
Against elite assassins
Never able to unite…

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Multi-Chem: Less Bragging About Fracking?

Multi-Chem: Citizens Against Multi-Chem

Lowering their fracking profile after a bungled blending blast, this self-proclaimed master fracker can now be found hawking “cleaner fracs through chemistry”.

MULTI-CHEM: LESS BRAGGING ABOUT FRACKING?

A few days ago we issued a release about Multi-Chem – Halliburton’s newly-acquired oilfield production chemicals and fracking subsidiary – that included the following:

“Multi-Chem describes itself as ‘the global leader in EGR’ – where EGR stands for Enhanced Gas Recovery technologies such as hydraulic fracture stimulation, also called hydraulic fracturing, known and loathed by many of us as ‘fracking’, but referred to by dirty energy insiders as simply ‘frac’. Prior to its acquisition by Halliburton last October, being a frac specialist – with an extensive network of storage facilities and a fleet of frac trucks filled with ecosystem-destroying amalgams of toxic frac fluids and poisonous frac additives – made Multi-Chem one of the largest oil & gas production chemical companies in the world. Their ‘success’ had little to do with any questionable claims they ‘Think Safety’.”

http://tinyurl.com/7w9skcl

That information was drawn from the 29-slide “Multi-Chem 2011 Capabilities Presentation” that we linked in with a tiny URL which then looked like this…

http://tinyurl.com/6uz2hdb

…but now looks like this…

http://tinyurl.com/7d3g55g

…and a lot like their also-removed “Hydraulic Fracturing in Unconventional Shale Plays” presentation:

http://tinyurl.com/7ck2d29

It appears that “the global leader in EGR” is lowering their online profile for hydraulic fracturing. But don’t think for a moment that Multi-Chem the Frac King is no longer fracking – at least not while their home page looks like this:


http://tinyurl.com/79eoc8n

Perhaps they’ve just been given a reason not to brag about it so much:

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Citizens-Against-multi-chem/402448976468156

DEATH BY INJECTION [CHEMICALS]

The dirty politic$ of dirty energy: Similar we suspect to many Louisiana politician$, the “Vermilion Parish Police Jury” – like a County Commission, members and confederates including Nathan Granger, Linda Duhon, Selina Perry, Dane Hebert, Allen LeMaire, Ronald Darby, Wayne Touchet, Mark Poche, Paul Bourgeois, Errol J. Domingues, Kevin Sagrera, Ronald “Dago” Menard, Pervis Gaspard, Cloris J. Boudreaux, Sandrus Stelly and Leon Broussard – would rather place their constituents in harm’s way than find a way to stop Halliburton from building an ecohazardous 64-acre Multi-Chem oilfield/frac blending abomination in a residential area directly over Southwest Louisiana’s only freshwater aquifer:


http://tinyurl.com/8yqg7sb

http://vermilionparishpolicejury.com/PJ_members.html
(includes their home addresses and telephone numbers)

As Marcella Manuel of Citizens Against Multi-Chem advises, “In addition to storm control and water discharge permits, multi-chem/Halliburton has also applied for an emissions permit. This means they will be allowed to vaporize into your air up to 25 tons of toxic/hazardous air pollutants per year. Some of these are considered carcinogenic while others attack the nervous system, liver, lungs, heart, etc. Think about that the next time you hear someone saying ‘I just don’t think a chemical plant is that big of a deal.’ Help them understand The Truth instead of the propaganda.”

According to environmental health and justice organization LaBucketBrigade.org:

  • Louisiana is 2nd in the nation for benzene pollution; benzene is a known carcinogen.
  • Louisiana is 2nd in the nation for cancer mortality.
  • Louisiana is 4th in the nation for hazardous air pollution from the petrochemical industry.
  • Louisiana is 8th in the nation for carcinogenic air pollution from the petrochemical industry.


http://tinyurl.com/84m88js

Given that all Louisiana petrochemical polluters like Multi-Chem need to release 25 tons or more of toxic carcinogens into the environment is a “permit”, is there any question as to why?

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Multi-Chem & The Insanity Of Letting The Frackers Do It Again

Multi-Chem | Halliburton | Fracking | MultiChem

Last year Frac King Multi-Chem sold out to Halliburton after they blew up their own blending plant in New Iberia LA. Now over in Vermilion Parish, they’re breaking ground on their next Ground Zero.

MULTI-CHEM & THE INSANITY OF LETTING THE FRACKERS DO IT AGAIN

>> Blend <<

Frac King Multi-Chem blends oil & gas production chemicals such as viscosity reducers, wetting agents and “biocides” – toxins whose sole purpose is to kill living organisms.

Multi-Chem describes itself as “the global leader in EGR” – where EGR stands for Enhanced Gas Recovery technologies such as hydraulic fracture stimulation, also called hydraulic fracturing, known and loathed by many of us as “fracking”, but referred to by dirty energy insiders as simply “frac”. Prior to its acquisition by Halliburton last October, being a frac specialist – with an extensive network of storage facilities and a fleet of frac trucks filled with ecosystem-destroying amalgams of toxic frac fluids and poisonous frac additives – made Multi-Chem one of the largest oil & gas production chemical companies in the world. Their “success” had little to do with any questionable claims they “Think Safety”.

http://tinyurl.com/7d3g55g

>> Blast <<

On 14 June 2011 the Multi-Chem blending plant in New Iberia LA was rocked by a series of explosions that filled the skies with huge fireballs, thick black smoke and deadly toxins.

“Louisiana state police and Iberia Parish emergency management officials said the first blast was reported about 4 p.m., followed by several more explosions. The plant is near the Acadiana Regional Airport, which was shut down as a precaution… ‘It was a big explosion, I mean a big one,’ said Odis Lounsberry, who was in his front yard near the plant. He said several smaller blasts followed… Lounsberry, who said he is an inventor by trade, said he got a bad taste in his mouth after feeling drops of a liquid hit him… ‘It was like a bitter taste, just a foul taste,’ he said… Mary Celeste Clement, a children’s book author, lives about 2 miles away and said she evacuated to Lafayette after she saw smoke pouring from the plant… ‘I packed my bags and left,’ she said. ‘I didn’t want to take the chance.’

http://tinyurl.com/7dwmy6g

>> Pollute <<

The “accident” at the Multi-Chem blending plant in New Iberia released xylene, methanol and toluene into the environment requiring evacuation of everyone within a 1-mile radius.

“The chemical fire burned nearly 24 hours before it was deemed safe for hazardous-material firefighters to extinguish it… The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality has maintained its monitoring presence on the site, and containment ditches used to capture run-off from the incident have been cleared and verified free of contaminants, stated Rodney Mallett, a DEQ spokesman in an email response… The response now moves from an ’emergency response phase’ into a ‘remediation phase,’ Mallett stated. Multi-Chem stated that it will work with the DEQ to develop a ‘comprehensive plan to analyze the effects [on] the subsurface.’ About 20 people work at the site, which includes a chemical storage facility, blending plant and office building.”

http://tinyurl.com/89dzprt

>> Repeat <<

Now part of Halliburton, Multi-Chem is breaking ground on a new facility south of I-10 between Maurice and Indian Bayou to replace the New Iberia plant they blew up.

“The chemical company Multi-Chem, recently bought by Halliburton, is building a new facility in Vermilion Parish. This new location off highway 92 will have an office, field laboratory and blending facility on 64 acres of land [http://goo.gl/maps/oRDe]. Multi-Chem said it will eventually replace the New Iberia facility [that was destroyed in an “accident” last year]… Construction is still in the very early stages, but there might not be much that residents can do because there are no zoning restrictions in Vermilion Parish… ‘They can locate next to a residential area because we don’t have zoning in our parish,’ explained Police Jury President Nathan Granger.”

http://tinyurl.com/872l9a8

>> Insanity <<

The Multi-Chem plant being built in Vermilion Parish will blend a witch’s brew of deadly toxins right on top of Chicot Aquifer, Southwest Louisiana’s sole freshwater source.

Letting the same people do the same thing over and over again expecting different results is one definition of insanity, and nobody is aware of the implications here more so than mental health professional Marcella Manuel. She lives half a mile away from what could be Multi-Chem’s next Ground Zero, and is determined to evict them before their next toxic blending bungle forces her to evacuate. Ms. Manuel, a licensed practical counselor in Maurice LA, has founded Citizens Against Multi-Chem (citizensagainstmultichem@gmail.com) to alert environmental groups, warn those living in Vermilion, Acadia and Lafayette parishes of the imminent threats to their water supply and public safety, and organize an effective multi-front resistance.

http://tinyurl.com/7qt6yyr

>> Epilogue <<

If you’re a proponent of depopulation, then perhaps the present population of the Cajun Oil Patch and their potentially pollution-mutated progeny are as good a starting point as any. Otherwise, consider this:

WHAT WAS THE COST OF 20 MULTI-CHEM JOBS IN DAMAGES AND LOSS TO NEW IBERIA? WHAT WILL IT BE FOR VERMILION PARISH?

Like BP and Halliburton, in the ruthless pursuit of dirty energy and pollution profits Multi-Chem has already done irreparable harm to ecosystems in Louisiana, across America and around the globe. And in return for the now fleeting prospects of cheap gas and steady paychecks, we’ve let them get away with it for years. We must stop this insanity, and we must stop it NOW. If not us, then WHO? If not now, then WHEN? And if not for ourselves then for our grandchildren, who’ll be spitting on the toxic earth we’re buried in if we don’t.

http://tinyurl.com/62xeez4

http://tinyurl.com/7d63bxp

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Related Video (of the “accident” in New Iberia): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXf5XRGByWQ

Related Video (trailer for the movie “GasLand”): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j2Nc-kxWfmc

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