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Toxic chemicals can enter food through packaging, so we made a list - GreenBiz

7 hours 59 min ago
Toxic chemicals can enter food through packaging, so we made a list  GreenBiz

Environmental NGO EDF has identified toxic chemicals of concern that must be addressed to ensure health and safety.

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Eastalco 'new town' debate | Letters to the Editor - Frederick News Post

9 hours 11 min ago
Eastalco 'new town' debate | Letters to the Editor  Frederick News Post

I live within a mile of the Eastalco property in Adamstown. I heard about the proposed “new town” designation of the property through County Councilman Kai ...

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Let's tell SMECO we need to move beyond coal - SoMdNews.com

Thu, 2019-08-22 22:15
Let's tell SMECO we need to move beyond coal  SoMdNews.com

Lead. Sulfur dioxide. Nitrogen oxide. Particular matter. Mercury. These are a handful of the toxins and carcinogens released into the air we breathe whenever ...

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Hookah smoke isn't a chemically safer alternative to cigarettes, UCI study says - Los Angeles Times

Thu, 2019-08-22 18:25
Hookah smoke isn't a chemically safer alternative to cigarettes, UCI study says  Los Angeles Times

Contrary to popular belief, hookah smoke is not chemically safer than cigarette smoke, according to a recent study at UC Irvine that analyzed hookah smoke ...

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Professor Warns Against Drinking From Bottled Water Exposed to Heat - Spectrum News

Thu, 2019-08-22 18:13
Professor Warns Against Drinking From Bottled Water Exposed to Heat  Spectrum News

Studies found that chemicals may be released into the water.

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‘Say no to Juul’: Pelosi slams SF vaping ballot measure - San Francisco Chronicle

Thu, 2019-08-22 17:21
‘Say no to Juul’: Pelosi slams SF vaping ballot measure  San Francisco Chronicle

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday voiced her opposition to e-cigarette company Juul and its efforts to pass a San Francisco ballot measure, ...

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Enforcing A Belated Chemistry Lesson – The Nitrosamines In Sartans Saga - Pink Sheet

Thu, 2019-08-22 16:56
Enforcing A Belated Chemistry Lesson – The Nitrosamines In Sartans Saga  Pink Sheet

How authorities plan to root out the carcinogenic impurities and what it means for other classes of medicines. Existing Subscriber? Sign in to continue reading.

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Feds Probing Potential Links Between Vaping, Lung Illnesses - CBS New York

Thu, 2019-08-22 16:06
Feds Probing Potential Links Between Vaping, Lung Illnesses  CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There has been a disturbing increase in severe lung illnesses possibly linked to vaping. Federal health officials are investigating ...

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Official says vaping-related lung disease yet to reach Canada - The Globe and Mail

Thu, 2019-08-22 16:00
Official says vaping-related lung disease yet to reach Canada  The Globe and Mail

Canada's chief public-health officer says there are no reported cases in this country of a serious lung disease tied to vaping products that has been appearing in ...

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James Repace: Maryland shouldn’t ignore the dangers of marijuana smoke - CapitalGazette.com

Thu, 2019-08-22 15:41
James Repace: Maryland shouldn’t ignore the dangers of marijuana smoke  CapitalGazette.com

Marijuana (cannabis sativa) is classified as a tightly restricted Schedule I drug under the federal Controlled Substances Act. Consequently, it has been extremely ...

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PFAS prompts Kalamazoo River testing in Kalamazoo - WOODTV.com

Thu, 2019-08-22 15:39
PFAS prompts Kalamazoo River testing in Kalamazoo  WOODTV.com

The Kalamazoo River is being tested for PFAS after the likely carcinogen popped up in screenings at a former paper mill site nearby.

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Mason to sign coal tar sealant ban to protect river - Journal Times

Thu, 2019-08-22 13:00
Mason to sign coal tar sealant ban to protect river  Journal Times

RACINE — The City of Racine is about to ban the use of coal tar sealants, a known carcinogen often applied to driveways and parking lots.

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Chemical Exposure Web Tool Defines Risks Faced by Millions of California Women - UCSF News Services

Thu, 2019-08-22 12:56
Chemical Exposure Web Tool Defines Risks Faced by Millions of California Women  UCSF News Services

A new web tool spells out for the first time the exposures that more than 6.5 million working women in California face that could increase their risk for breast ...

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What are processed foods? - CNET

Thu, 2019-08-22 12:00
What are processed foods?  CNET

"I actually don't eat processed foods." You hear it fly out of your mouth during a cocktail party conversation and just as it does you realize you have very little idea ...

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French mayor on trial for banning pesticide use around village homes - The Telegraph

Thu, 2019-08-22 11:26
French mayor on trial for banning pesticide use around village homes  The Telegraph

A French mayor stood trial on Thursday for unilaterally banning the use of pesticides around homes in his Breton village in a case supporters say could prove an ...

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State Receives Over 15000 Comments Opposing Permits for the Construction of Formosa's Planned Petrochemical Complex in St. James Parish - Earthjustice

Thu, 2019-08-22 10:50
State Receives Over 15000 Comments Opposing Permits for the Construction of Formosa's Planned Petrochemical Complex in St. James Parish  Earthjustice

A coalition of local and national organizations today announced record-breaking support for their campaign to prevent Formosa Plastics from building a giant, ...

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White House Aides Evacuate Over Asbestos Risks as Administration Moves To Keep Deadly Carcinogen Legal - Environmental Working Group

Thu, 2019-08-22 10:16
White House Aides Evacuate Over Asbestos Risks as Administration Moves To Keep Deadly Carcinogen Legal  Environmental Working Group

Ivanka Trump, Kellyanne Conway and other senior White House aides have vacated their West Wing offices while asbestos is removed – even as the Trump ...

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Report: 32 new lawsuits filed against Sterigenics in Illinois over ethylene oxide emissions - Medical Design & Outsourcing

Thu, 2019-08-22 07:46
Report: 32 new lawsuits filed against Sterigenics in Illinois over ethylene oxide emissions  Medical Design & Outsourcing

This article has been updated with comments from one of the plaintiffs' attorneys. More than 40 lawsuits have been filed against Sterigenics by people who.

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California Considers Curbing a Chemical In Household Detergents - Bloomberg Environment

Thu, 2019-08-22 07:42
California Considers Curbing a Chemical In Household Detergents  Bloomberg Environment

California could force some manufacturers to change their formulas for dishwashing liquids, laundry detergents, and face scrubs if they contain certain levels of a ...

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