Carcinogens

Everglades area air pollution from sugar cane burning increases cancer, asthma risks - TCPalm

Wed, 2019-08-21 08:40
Everglades area air pollution from sugar cane burning increases cancer, asthma risks  TCPalm

Belle Glade native Pastor Steve Messam says the smoke from burning sugar cane fields, like the one pictured behind him near Glades Central Community High ...

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Mobile mushroom lab’s goal is to ‘break down carcinogenic and disruptive materials’ - Daily Democrat

Wed, 2019-08-21 08:01
Mobile mushroom lab’s goal is to ‘break down carcinogenic and disruptive materials’  Daily Democrat

YANKEE HILL — After the Camp Fire destroyed his home, local farmer Chris “Cheetah” Tchudi was granted early access to his farm to feed and care for the ...

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32 victims sickened by ethylene oxide file new lawsuit against Sterigenics | The Crusader Newspaper Group - The Chicago Cusader

Wed, 2019-08-21 05:19
32 victims sickened by ethylene oxide file new lawsuit against Sterigenics | The Crusader Newspaper Group  The Chicago Cusader

Victims filed 32 new lawsuits against Sterigenics over exposure to cancer causing chemical ethylene oxide on Monday. The suits add to the 11 that have already ...

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Mesothelioma Awareness Changes Firefighter Procedures - Mesothelioma.net Blog

Wed, 2019-08-21 05:12
Mesothelioma Awareness Changes Firefighter Procedures  Mesothelioma.net Blog

There once was a time that firefighters returned to their station house still wearing their gear, which often was covered with mesothelioma-causing asbestos.

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Golder Ranch putting $26 million bond on November ballot - Tucson Local Media

Wed, 2019-08-21 02:00
Golder Ranch putting $26 million bond on November ballot  Tucson Local Media

This November, the voters of Oro Valley, Catalina and Saddlebrooke will see a question on their ballot asking to approve or deny a property tax rate increase to ...

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Antibiotics and bowel cancer: Study finds link - Medical News Today

Wed, 2019-08-21 01:06
Antibiotics and bowel cancer: Study finds link  Medical News Today

A study looking at antibiotics and bowel cancer concludes that the drugs might increase the risk of colon cancer, but lower the risk of rectal cancer.

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Don Davis: Use of weed killer up to each gardener - Lynchburg News and Advance

Tue, 2019-08-20 22:45
Don Davis: Use of weed killer up to each gardener  Lynchburg News and Advance

Gardeners have been using Roundup weed killer for decades. We never gave it a second thought until recently.

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Don Davis - Lynchburg News and Advance

Tue, 2019-08-20 22:45
Don Davis  Lynchburg News and Advance

Gardeners have been using Roundup weed killer for decades. We never gave it a second thought until recently.

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Report on pesticides should be wake up call - The Star, Kenya

Tue, 2019-08-20 22:11
Report on pesticides should be wake up call  The Star, Kenya

The reckless approach by authorities threatens life, makes it hard to export to Europe.

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Dad smokes a pack and a half a day! | Advice Columns - Brunswick News

Tue, 2019-08-20 22:00
Dad smokes a pack and a half a day! | Advice Columns  Brunswick News

Dear Dr. Wallace: My father smokes about a pack and a half of cigarettes every day, and this scares me. It seems he always has a cigarette in between his lips or ...

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Portable OvenPlus cooker takes a topdown approach for smoke-free grilling - New Atlas

Tue, 2019-08-20 21:24
Portable OvenPlus cooker takes a topdown approach for smoke-free grilling  New Atlas

Lovinflame has introduced a portable and versatile grilling machine it says can make for a healthier, tastier mealtime. Its new OvenPlus cooker promises a ...

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Farmers use killer chemicals to grow food, study finds - The Star, Kenya

Tue, 2019-08-20 20:21
Farmers use killer chemicals to grow food, study finds  The Star, Kenya

Some negatively affect hormones, cause mental retardation in children, and slow death.

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Farmers use killer chemicals to grow food, study finds - The Star, Kenya

Tue, 2019-08-20 20:21
Farmers use killer chemicals to grow food, study finds  The Star, Kenya

Some negatively affect hormones, cause mental retardation in children, and slow death.

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EPA versus the State of California: An Important Glyphosate Update - JD Supra

Tue, 2019-08-20 18:15
EPA versus the State of California: An Important Glyphosate Update  JD Supra

Glyphosate is a widely used herbicide perhaps best known for being the active ingredient in the blockbuster weed killer Roundup®. As many readers are ...

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Lawsuits filed against operator of medical equipment cleaner - Charlotte Observer

Tue, 2019-08-20 17:18
Lawsuits filed against operator of medical equipment cleaner  Charlotte Observer

Nearly three dozen people have sued the operator of a suburban Chicago medical equipment cleaning plant they claim emits fumes that have adversely ...

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MPCA sued for information on emissions from Water Gremlin - Minnesota Public Radio News

Tue, 2019-08-20 16:07
MPCA sued for information on emissions from Water Gremlin  Minnesota Public Radio News

An attorney announced Tuesday that he's suing the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency to get information on toxic emissions from Water Gremlin, a White Bear ...

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Is soy good or bad for health? Common concerns addressed - South China Morning Post

Tue, 2019-08-20 15:00
Is soy good or bad for health? Common concerns addressed  South China Morning Post

As the popularity of soy products has increased, so too has the scrutiny they find themselves under. We examine three areas: the effects of plant oestrogen, ...

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U.S. Steel ‘discoloration’ near Burns Waterway is likely petroleum, Portage mayor says - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 2019-08-20 14:52
U.S. Steel ‘discoloration’ near Burns Waterway is likely petroleum, Portage mayor says  Chicago Tribune

US Steel reported Tuesday a “discoloration” in an outfall from its Portage facility on Burns Waterway.

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Weed Science Society of America Issues Statement on Glyphosate Registration - No-Till Farmer

Tue, 2019-08-20 14:33
Weed Science Society of America Issues Statement on Glyphosate Registration  No-Till Farmer

The board of directors of the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) issued a statement supporting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) ...

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Letter to the Editor: Legalization of marijuana should concern us all - Ruidoso News

Tue, 2019-08-20 14:12
Letter to the Editor: Legalization of marijuana should concern us all  Ruidoso News

Tragically, New Mexico will eventually legalize recreational marijuana. Some people will make a fortune when pot is legalized - “Avarice usually outweighs ...

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