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Why You Should Be Outraged: Children’s Makeup Sold at Claire’s Found to Contain Asbestos

Why You Should Be Outraged: Children’s Makeup Sold at Claire’s Found to Contain Asbestos

Last year it was the teen clothing store Justice (formerly known as The Limited Too), and now, this year, it’s... (Continue)

Toledo Firefighters to Participate in Year-Long Study on Cancer Risks

Toledo Firefighters to Participate in Year-Long Study on Cancer Risks

A new study has just begun in Toledo on the relationship between firefighters and cancer. For years, firefighters have suffered... (Continue)

Brazil Asbestos Ban Means U.S. Corporations Must Find Alternate Materials or Turn to Russia

Brazil Asbestos Ban Means U.S. Corporations Must Find Alternate Materials or Turn to Russia

In late November, the Brazilian Supreme Court enacted a ban on asbestos, deciding the mineral can no longer be mined,... (Continue)

How Donald Trump & Scott Pruitt’s EPA Protects Industry While Poisoning American People

How Donald Trump & Scott Pruitt’s EPA Protects Industry While Poisoning American People

By fulfilling his campaign promise to cut regulations and turn the nation into a cesspool, Donald Trump is following through... (Continue)

Donald Trump & Scott Pruitt Allow Corporations to Shape EPA, but Congress Fights Back

Donald Trump & Scott Pruitt Allow Corporations to Shape EPA, but Congress Fights Back

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under President Obama made great strides in its mission to protect the environment, and the... (Continue)

Colgate-Palmolive Settles Claims in Asbestos-Containing Talcum Powder Litigation

Colgate-Palmolive Settles Claims in Asbestos-Containing Talcum Powder Litigation

In the company’s second talc lawsuit in Philadelphia, Colgate-Palmolive on Friday agreed to settle a claim that its asbestos-containing products... (Continue)

Veterans Day: How to Honor Veterans’ Sacrifice and Ensure Them the Best Possible Future

Veterans Day: How to Honor Veterans’ Sacrifice and Ensure Them the Best Possible Future

Every year, November 11 marks Veterans Day, a day to pay tribute to the selfless men and women who served... (Continue)

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month: "Shine a Light" and Save Lives

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month: “Shine a Light” and Save Lives

Lung cancer is by far the leading cancer killer. Among both men and women, it accounts for 27 percent of... (Continue)

Trump Backed EPA Endangers Firefighters with Narrow Interpretation of Chemical Safety Law

Trump Backed EPA Endangers Firefighters with Narrow Interpretation of Chemical Safety Law

Millions of tons of asbestos are among the masses of toxic chemicals escaping Congress-ordered review thanks largely to President Donald... (Continue)

Mesothelioma and Veterans: Why Navy Day Is So Important Even Years After War

Mesothelioma and Veterans: Why Navy Day Is So Important Even Years After War

October 27, 1858 brought the birth of 1 of the most influential military leaders of his era, Theodore Roosevelt Jr.... (Continue)

Donald Trump & Scott Pruitt Have Made the EPA a Battleground over Environmental Policy

Donald Trump & Scott Pruitt Have Made the EPA a Battleground over Environmental Policy

Many people knew this battle was coming shortly after Donald Trump publicly denounced the “War on Coal” as part of... (Continue)

New Evidence Confirms Johnson & Johnson’s Knowledge about Contaminated Talc and Aggressive Cover-Up

New Evidence Confirms Johnson & Johnson’s Knowledge About Contaminated Talc & Aggressive Cover-Up

Johnson & Johnson has allegedly known for decades that its talc products contain cancer-causing asbestos. By the drugmaker’s accounts, Johnson... (Continue)