October 01, 2010
Study suggests pollution from airplanes flying at ‘cruise’ altitudes contributes to 8,000 deaths per year globally
September 23, 2010
New Study Indicates Higher than Predicted Human Exposure to the Toxic Chemical Bisphenol A. Researchers renew call for governmental agencies to identify all products with BPA
September 15, 2010
A New York non-profit, has announced the publication of its newly revised ChildSafe Guidelines for cleaning products used in schools and day-care centers.
August 08, 2010
While some studies have suggested that frequent use of cell phones causes increased risk of brain and mouth cancers, others have found no such links. But since cell phones are relatively new and brain cancers grow slowly, many experts are now recommending taking steps to reduce exposure.
July 19, 2010
Recycling asphalt shingles known as RAS into road base has over a decade worth of history in the Eastern States. Although not a new process, in Western Canada it’s taken a little longer to “lift off” so to speak.
July 06, 2010
A programme is emerging in Germany to expand the total area covered by forests -- to as much as five percent of national territory.
July 04, 2010
People must be protected from exposure to fragrance ingredients that may cause cancer or fetal, hormonal or reproductive toxicity, says the Cancer Prevention Coalition.
June 01, 2010
Everyday exposure to dangerous levels of toxic chemical BPA unavoidable for most families
May 24, 2010
New report from Ontario's Chief Medical Officer of Health says there is no direct causal link between wind turbines and adverse health effects
May 13, 2010
A rose may be a rose. But that rose-like fragrance in your perfume may be something else entirely, concocted from any number of the fragrance industry’s 3,100 stock chemical ingredients, the blend of which is almost always kept hidden from the consumer