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Vapors from known carcinogens detected after environmental testing in Franklin - WTHR

Tue, 2018-07-17 01:25

Vapors from known carcinogens detected after environmental testing in Franklin
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JOHNSON COUNTY, Ind. (WTHR) — The results are in for 14 Johnson County families who agreed to vapor and soil testing in and around their homes, three weeks ago. A team of environmentalists from the Edison Wetlands Association confirms to 13 ...

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Jared Kushner Lawsuit: He Intentionally Exposed Tenants To Carcinogens And Pests So They'd Move Out - Hill Reporter (blog)

Mon, 2018-07-16 10:41

Hill Reporter (blog)

Jared Kushner Lawsuit: He Intentionally Exposed Tenants To Carcinogens And Pests So They'd Move Out
Hill Reporter (blog)
A lawsuit alleges that Jared Kushner's real estate company harassed tenants of an apartment building in Brooklyn, deliberately exposing them to hazardous building materials, including those with links to cancer. His company hoped the tenants would move ...
New York launches probe into allegations of Kushner Cos ...CNN International
The Latest: Kushners say suit is without meritDaily Mail
Cuomo Administration Launches Investigation Into Allegations of Tenant Harassment By Kushner Cos. | Governor ...Governor Andrew M. Cuomo - New York State

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Common blood pressure drug recalled for possible cancer link - FOX 61

Mon, 2018-07-16 09:12

FOX 61

Common blood pressure drug recalled for possible cancer link
FOX 61
NDMA is an organic chemical that is in a family of potent carcinogens. It has been used to make liquid rocket fuel, softeners and lubricants, among other products. It can also be unintentionally produced through certain chemical reactions and is a ...
Recall: Valsartan drug for blood pressure, heart failureFour States Homepage
FDA pulls heart drug from shelvesBangkok Post

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These Common Products Contain Formaldehyde, a Known Carcinogen. - Care2.com

Sun, 2018-07-15 18:31

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These Common Products Contain Formaldehyde, a Known Carcinogen.
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Essentially, this new report could lead to stricter regulations, which would be a win for all consumers. It's been a long time coming. The National Toxicology Program has already deemed formaldehyde a known human carcinogen. Yet, companies continue to ...

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FDA joins 22 countries in recall of heart drug - NBC2 News

Sat, 2018-07-14 14:35

NBC2 News

FDA joins 22 countries in recall of heart drug
NBC2 News
The recall is due to the presence of the impurity, N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), which was found in the recalled products, according to an FDA statement. NDMA is an organic chemical that is in a family of potent carcinogens. It has been used to make ...

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FDA joins 22 countries' recall of common heart drug - CNN

Fri, 2018-07-13 16:32

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FDA joins 22 countries' recall of common heart drug
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Exposure to high levels can cause liver damage and is a probable human carcinogen, according to the US Department of Health and Human Services. Novartis spokesman Eric Althoff said after the initial recall last week that products sold in the US were ...
FDA pulls heart drug from shelvesBangkok Post

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Update: EPA records incorrectly listed Kuraray, which makes CFPUA water filters, as producing carcinogen - Port City Daily

Thu, 2018-07-12 14:01

Port City Daily

Update: EPA records incorrectly listed Kuraray, which makes CFPUA water filters, as producing carcinogen
Port City Daily
Editor's note: This article has been updated to correct inaccuracies about Kuraray America's production of the carcinogen PFOA, known as C8. Incorrect water pollution records maintained by the EPA have led to concerns over whether Kuraray is ...

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Dallas firefighters call for new equipment that could protect them from carcinogens - FOX 4 News

Wed, 2018-07-11 16:45

FOX 4 News

Dallas firefighters call for new equipment that could protect them from carcinogens
FOX 4 News
DALLAS - As a national effort to track the connection between firefighters and cancer surges onward, so does a campaign to outfit Dallas firefighters with new equipment. President Donald Trump signed the firefighter cancer registry act Monday. The act ...

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Pres. Trump signs firefighter cancer registry bill - NBC4i.com

Tue, 2018-07-10 15:34

Pres. Trump signs firefighter cancer registry bill
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When Rine was first diagnosed six years ago, doctors told him his cancer was likely caused by on the job exposure to toxic chemicals and carcinogens. Since then he has made it his mission to educate other firefighters and to work for change. Some of ...

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Classify all titanium dioxide forms as suspected carcinogens, NGOs urge - Chemical Watch

Tue, 2018-07-10 11:20

Classify all titanium dioxide forms as suspected carcinogens, NGOs urge
Chemical Watch
A group of NGOs has called on EU member states to support the full implementation of Echa's Risk Assessment Committee (Rac) Opinion for the classification of all forms of titanium dioxide as a category 2 carcinogen. The call comes after the European ...

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Classify all titanium dioxide forms as suspected carcinogens, member states urged - Chemical Watch

Tue, 2018-07-10 11:20

Classify all titanium dioxide forms as suspected carcinogens, member states urged
Chemical Watch
A group of NGOs has called on EU member states to support the full implementation of Echa's Risk Assessment Committee (Rac) Opinion for the classification of all forms of titanium dioxide as a category 2 carcinogen. The call comes after the European ...

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Common heart drugs recalled due to contamination with possible carcinogen - CTV News

Tue, 2018-07-10 09:06

CTV News

Common heart drugs recalled due to contamination with possible carcinogen
CTV News
“An impurity, N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), was found in the valsartan used in these products,” Health Canada said in a news release on Monday. “NDMA is a potential human carcinogen, which means that it could cause cancer with long-term exposure.” ...
Common Heart Medication Recalled In 22 Countries For Possibly Containing Carcinogenic ChemicalTech Times
Valsartan: Common heart drug recalled in 22 countries for possible cancer linkWPTV.com
European Medicines Agency - News and Events - EMA reviewing medicines containing valsartan from Zhejiang ...European Medicines Agency - Europa EU
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State Probes Houston FD Safety Procedures - Firehouse.com (press release) (blog)

Tue, 2018-07-10 06:57

Firehouse.com (press release) (blog)

State Probes Houston FD Safety Procedures
Firehouse.com (press release) (blog)
A state investigation has been launched into safety standards within the Houston Fire Department after the union representing its firefighters accused the department of failing to protect members from exposure to deadly carcinogens. The Houston ...

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State launches probe into HFD safety procedures - Houston Chronicle

Tue, 2018-07-10 06:00

Houston Chronicle

State launches probe into HFD safety procedures
Houston Chronicle
A state commission has opened an investigation into the Houston Fire Department's safety standards after the firefighters' union accused the department of failing to protect its members from carcinogens to which they are routinely exposed.

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Firefighter Cancer Registry Act signed into law: 'They have had our backs and we need to have their backs' - KIMT 3

Mon, 2018-07-09 19:30

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Firefighter Cancer Registry Act signed into law: 'They have had our backs and we need to have their backs'
KIMT 3
That's because they know all too well the health risks and effects of carcinogens that firefighters face when they fight a blaze. In three years, three members of their department have been diagnosed with cancer. That's a number that Klobuchar thinks ...
Bill Creating Firefighter Cancer Registry PassesThe Chief-Leader

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Tests find likely carcinogen in common household cleaners - News 12 Long Island

Mon, 2018-07-09 13:10

News 12 Long Island

Tests find likely carcinogen in common household cleaners
News 12 Long Island
Household products may contain hidden carcinogens, according to a Long Island environmentalist group that tested them. Citizens Campaign for the Environment hired a state-certified lab to test 30 common products for 1,4-dioxane, which the Environmental ...

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Tests find likely carcinogen in common household cleaners - News 12 Long Island

Mon, 2018-07-09 13:10

News 12 Long Island

Tests find likely carcinogen in common household cleaners
News 12 Long Island
Household products may contain hidden carcinogens, according to a Long Island environmentalist group that tested them. Citizens Campaign for the Environment hired a state-certified lab to test 30 common products for 1,4-dioxane, which the Environmental ...

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New study sounds the alarm about cancer risks from 6 out of 8 common SA cling-wrap brands - Business Insider South Africa

Sun, 2018-07-08 03:47

Business Insider South Africa

New study sounds the alarm about cancer risks from 6 out of 8 common SA cling-wrap brands
Business Insider South Africa
Six out of eight commonly used cling-wrap brands in South Africa have high levels of chemicals researchers consider unsafe. Putting these plastics in direct contact with food, as is common, is a bad idea, says one author – and putting plastic-wrapped ...

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