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Johnson & Johnson receives federal subpoenas related to baby powder litigation - euronews

Thu, 2019-02-21 00:37
Johnson & Johnson receives federal subpoenas related to baby powder litigation  euronews

By Chris Kirkham (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson said Wednesday it has received subpoenas from the U.S. Justice Department and the Securities and ...

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Humans are not ready to take red meat totally off the menu - The Irish Times

Thu, 2019-02-21 00:00
Humans are not ready to take red meat totally off the menu  The Irish Times

Our diets may be bad for our health, but a vegetarian world would create new problems.

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'Moment of reckoning': US cities burn recyclables after China bans imports - The Guardian

Thu, 2019-02-21 00:00
'Moment of reckoning': US cities burn recyclables after China bans imports  The Guardian

Residents of cities like Chester, outside Philadelphia, fear a rise in pollution from incinerators after China's recycling ban.

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New research identifies best exercise times for adjusting body's internal clock - Arizona State University

Wed, 2019-02-20 21:00
New research identifies best exercise times for adjusting body's internal clock  Arizona State University

Everyone needs sleep, but that doesn't mean it comes easy for everyone — especially when your natural sleep cycle is disrupted, throwing off your internal clock ...

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Another Voice: Bring NYC's plastic foam packaging ban to Buffalo - Buffalo News

Wed, 2019-02-20 20:00
Another Voice: Bring NYC's plastic foam packaging ban to Buffalo  Buffalo News

By John S. Szalasny Food for thought as you sip your takeout coffee or bring your leftovers home from the restaurant in the clamshell takeout container. Expa…

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State investigating for detection of perchloroethylene | Corning Observer - Appeal-Democrat

Wed, 2019-02-20 18:59
State investigating for detection of perchloroethylene | Corning Observer  Appeal-Democrat

An investigation is being conducted in and around Corning for detection of the chemical, perchloroethylene (PCE).

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Flame Retardant Poisoning Groundwater Around US Air Force Bases - Report - Sputnik International

Wed, 2019-02-20 18:54
Flame Retardant Poisoning Groundwater Around US Air Force Bases - Report  Sputnik International

For years, the US Air Force has knowingly contaminated the land around its bases with carcinogenic chemicals known as PFAS, which are contained in the ...

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Monsanto Gets Gift With Two-Stage Roundup Bellwether - Law360

Wed, 2019-02-20 17:59
Monsanto Gets Gift With Two-Stage Roundup Bellwether  Law360

After being hit with a $78 million loss in state court over claims its Roundup weedkiller causes cancer, Bayer AG's Monsanto unit could turn its luck around in the ...

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Wash. man files lawsuit against Monsanto claiming exposure to Roundup caused cancer - Seattle PI

Wed, 2019-02-20 17:33
Wash. man files lawsuit against Monsanto claiming exposure to Roundup caused cancer  Seattle PI

A landscaper from Duvall filed a lawsuit against the Monsanto Company, alleging their Roundup weedkiller caused his diagnosis of non-Hodgkins lymphoma ...

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Schumer says EPA needs to act quickly on PFAS regulations - NEWS10 ABC

Wed, 2019-02-20 17:25
Schumer says EPA needs to act quickly on PFAS regulations  NEWS10 ABC

Senator Chuck Schumer said more needs to be done by the Environmental Protection Agency to limit PFAS chemicals in drinking water. "They have agreed to ...

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'We cannot wait for the EPA': Waukegan residents push independent air testing for ethylene oxide - Chicago Tribune

Wed, 2019-02-20 16:20
'We cannot wait for the EPA': Waukegan residents push independent air testing for ethylene oxide  Chicago Tribune

Waukegan Mayor Sam Cunningham said he sees no problem with air testing for ethylene oxide, but he said he doesn't want residents to assume that the results ...

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IKEA says these curtains will rid airborne toxins from your home - PhillyVoice.com

Wed, 2019-02-20 15:24
IKEA says these curtains will rid airborne toxins from your home  PhillyVoice.com

The World Health Organizatio says air pollution is the biggest environmental health risk on the planet. It causes heart and respiratory disease, cancer, and stroke ...

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Here's why butane-free plasma beam lighters are so awesome - Military Times

Wed, 2019-02-20 15:02
Here's why butane-free plasma beam lighters are so awesome  Military Times

Are you still using a regular, old butane lighter? It's time to join the future of lighters and get yourself the Saberlight Rechargeable Plasma Lighter.

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The herbicide glyphosate persists in wild, edible plants says UNBC professor - Prince George Citizen

Wed, 2019-02-20 11:52
The herbicide glyphosate persists in wild, edible plants says UNBC professor  Prince George Citizen

Edible and medicinal forest plants that survive aerial spraying of glyphosate can retain the herbicide and related residues for at least a year, a new study has ...

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Hinsdale hires firm to test air samples for ethylene oxide emissions from Sterigenics - Chicago Tribune

Wed, 2019-02-20 11:20
Hinsdale hires firm to test air samples for ethylene oxide emissions from Sterigenics  Chicago Tribune

The village of Hinsdale has hired the same firm Willowbrook and Burr Ridge used to collect air samples within village limits and test for the presence of ethylene ...

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30 Everyday Things That May Cause Cancer - Reader's Digest

Wed, 2019-02-20 11:13
30 Everyday Things That May Cause Cancer  Reader's Digest

Smoking can lead to cancer, as you know, but some other surprising everyday exposures can also increase your risk of getting the disease.

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How scientist's disputed views about pollution are shaping EPA - Newsbug.info

Wed, 2019-02-20 09:09
How scientist's disputed views about pollution are shaping EPA  Newsbug.info

In early 2018, a deputy assistant administrator in the EPA, Clint Woods, reached out to a Massachusetts toxicologist best known for pushing a public health ...

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The "meating" of the minds sparks controversy - The Roundup News

Wed, 2019-02-20 08:18
The "meating" of the minds sparks controversy  The Roundup News

Pepperoni vanishing from pizzas and bacon disappearing from burgers may become the norm at not only Pierce but all of Los Angeles Community College ...

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Soft, Snuggly, and Safe - American Drycleaner

Wed, 2019-02-20 06:12
Soft, Snuggly, and Safe  American Drycleaner

ZURICH — Oeko-Tex® has new regulations in 2019, saying its goal is again to reinforce consumer protection and sustainability along the value creation chain ...

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Possible Parkinson's 'pandemic' looms, experts say - Health24

Wed, 2019-02-20 03:57
Possible Parkinson's 'pandemic' looms, experts say  Health24

In a report warning of a possible Parkinson's "pandemic", researchers say the stage is set for cases to surge to 12 million or more by 2040.

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