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Environmental Health NewsAsk a MacArthur genius: How are hospitals trashing the planet?
By looking under the hood of hospitals, Gary Cohen discovered...
Air pollutants enter body through skin.
For some semivolatiles such as phthalates, dermal uptake can...
Piles again rise along Detroit River — but not pet coke.
This time it's coke breeze — a coal-based by-product that city...
Toxic air emissions in holding pattern.
For the second consecutive year, toxic air emissions from North...
Bacterial genes that turn mercury lethal mapped across world.
Some bacteria turn mercury into a neurotoxin called methylmercury...
Threat of arsenic in wine is low.
A new analysis of American red wines identified arsenic levels...
Fracking study ties water contamination to surface spills.
Research in Pennsylvania shows increased chemicals, but they...
Yes, soda taxes seem to cut soda drinking.
A new tax in Mexico has caused sales of sugary drinks to fall.