Carcinogens

Syndicate content
Google News
Updated: 18 hours 15 min ago

Concerns raised about drinking water contamination on Long Island - Fox5NY

Tue, 2019-06-18 18:33
Concerns raised about drinking water contamination on Long Island  Fox5NY

Long Island's four members of Congress are calling on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to provide more financial support for local water providers ...

Categories: Cancer News

Healthy Living Can’t Prevent Cancer - Bloomberg

Tue, 2019-06-18 18:00
Healthy Living Can’t Prevent Cancer  Bloomberg

But acknowledging the role of random bad luck should inspire more testing, research and treatments.

Categories: Cancer News

First Responders Health and Safety Act gives lifeline to first responders - WCBI

Tue, 2019-06-18 17:41
First Responders Health and Safety Act gives lifeline to first responders  WCBI

LOUISVILLE, Miss. (WCBI)- During the past legislative session, a bill to provide special help to first responders became law. First Responders risk their lives to ...

Categories: Cancer News

Tobacco is nasty - The Daily Planet

Tue, 2019-06-18 17:10
Tobacco is nasty  The Daily Planet

DEAR EDITOR: In 2019, the Colorado Legislature updated the Colorado Clean Indoor Air Act (passed in 2006) to expand protections from secondhand smoke ...

Categories: Cancer News

Yogurt may help prevent precursors of colorectal cancer in men - Healio

Tue, 2019-06-18 16:38
Yogurt may help prevent precursors of colorectal cancer in men  Healio

Men who eat at least two servings of yogurt a week could have a reduced risk for developing precancerous growths in the bowel, according to data published in ...

Categories: Cancer News

Even If All US Drilling and Fracking Halts Today, Warns New Report, 'Flood of Toxic Waste Streams' Will Grow for Decades - Common Dreams

Tue, 2019-06-18 15:35
Even If All US Drilling and Fracking Halts Today, Warns New Report, 'Flood of Toxic Waste Streams' Will Grow for Decades  Common Dreams

Detailing decades of EPA's mismanagement of toxic fossil fuel waste, researchers demand immediate action to stem assault on people and planet.

Categories: Cancer News

Even If All US Drilling and Fracking Halts Today, Warns New Report, 'Flood of Toxic Waste Streams' Will Grow for Decades - Common Dreams

Tue, 2019-06-18 15:35
Even If All US Drilling and Fracking Halts Today, Warns New Report, 'Flood of Toxic Waste Streams' Will Grow for Decades  Common Dreams

Detailing decades of EPA's mismanagement of toxic fossil fuel waste, researchers demand immediate action to stem assault on people and planet.

Categories: Cancer News

Even If All US Drilling and Fracking Halts Today, Warns New Report, 'Flood of Toxic Waste Streams' Will Grow for Decades - Common Dreams

Tue, 2019-06-18 15:35
Even If All US Drilling and Fracking Halts Today, Warns New Report, 'Flood of Toxic Waste Streams' Will Grow for Decades  Common Dreams

Detailing decades of EPA's mismanagement of toxic fossil fuel waste, researchers demand immediate action to stem assault on people and planet.

Categories: Cancer News

Trash piles up as residents in this city protest 'hazardous' landfill - New York Post

Tue, 2019-06-18 15:16
Trash piles up as residents in this city protest 'hazardous' landfill  New York Post

Uncollected thrash is piling up on the streets of the southern Bosnian city of Mostar — one of the Balkan nation's main tourist destinations — since residents ...

Categories: Cancer News

Plantwatch: Britain’s ancient endangered rainforests - The Guardian

Tue, 2019-06-18 14:30
Plantwatch: Britain’s ancient endangered rainforests  The Guardian

It may seem bizarre, but Britain has rainforests. These are temperate rainforests, far cooler than the hot steamy rainforests of the tropics, but just as wet and ...

Categories: Cancer News

Stricken polar bear turns up in Siberian city, hundreds of miles from home - The Guardian

Tue, 2019-06-18 14:09
Stricken polar bear turns up in Siberian city, hundreds of miles from home  The Guardian

A starving polar bear has strayed hundreds of kilometres from its natural Arctic habitat and wandered, exhausted, into the major Russian industrial city of Norilsk ...

Categories: Cancer News

Climbers land plane near summit of Mont Blanc with police in pursuit - The Guardian

Tue, 2019-06-18 13:23
Climbers land plane near summit of Mont Blanc with police in pursuit  The Guardian

Two Swiss mountaineers have landed a small plane less than 400 metres from the summit of Mont Blanc before heading for the top of Europe's tallest peak with ...

Categories: Cancer News

Prosecco Producers Aim To Grow Without Glyphosate - Forbes

Tue, 2019-06-18 12:37
Prosecco Producers Aim To Grow Without Glyphosate  Forbes

Northern Italy's famous sparkling wine region, Prosecco, wants to stay that way through sustainability.

Categories: Cancer News

Historic Plaintiff Discusses Pesticide Impacts With Maui Policy Makers - Maui Now

Tue, 2019-06-18 12:34
Historic Plaintiff Discusses Pesticide Impacts With Maui Policy Makers  Maui Now

A man noted as being the first plaintiff to win a lawsuit brought against Monsanto/Bayer, met with government land management agencies and policy-makers on ...

Categories: Cancer News

UK set to host critical UN climate crisis summit at end of 2020 - The Guardian

Tue, 2019-06-18 11:55
UK set to host critical UN climate crisis summit at end of 2020  The Guardian

The UK is set to host a critical global summit on the climate crisis at the end of 2020, at which the world's 190 nations must commit to deep cuts in emissions.

Categories: Cancer News

Yonkers school district eliminates Styrofoam food trays - News 12 Westchester

Tue, 2019-06-18 10:35
Yonkers school district eliminates Styrofoam food trays  News 12 Westchester

Yonkers public schools are doing their part to save the environment by replacing Styrofoam food trays with 100 percent recyclable trays.

Categories: Cancer News

California Shows Decreased Use of Most-Hazardous Pesticides - California Ag Today

Tue, 2019-06-18 09:58
California Shows Decreased Use of Most-Hazardous Pesticides  California Ag Today

The amount of pesticides used statewide declined in 2017 according to new data from the California Department of Pesticide Regulation. This includes a drop in ...

Categories: Cancer News

Manufacturer-requested TSCA evaluations: 'Full confidence' in DIDP, DINP safety - Chemical Watch

Tue, 2019-06-18 09:15
Manufacturer-requested TSCA evaluations: 'Full confidence' in DIDP, DINP safety  Chemical Watch

The American Chemistry Council has said increased consumer and downstream confidence in the safety of two phthalates, DIDP and DINP, was a driver behind ...

Categories: Cancer News

4th carcinogen found in blood pressure medicine; recall list updated June 2019 - OregonLive

Tue, 2019-06-18 07:52
4th carcinogen found in blood pressure medicine; recall list updated June 2019  OregonLive

Yet another carcinogen has been found in blood pressure medications used by millions.

Categories: Cancer News

Nina Federoff: Mobilizing the authority of American science to back Monsanto - US Right to Know - U.S. Right to Know

Tue, 2019-06-18 07:33
Nina Federoff: Mobilizing the authority of American science to back Monsanto - US Right to Know  U.S. Right to Know

Nina Federoff, PhD, is one of the most influential scientists advocating for the proliferation and deregulation of genetically engineered foods. She is a former ...

Categories: Cancer News