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Will the EPA Take Action Against a Paint Stripper Chemical That’s Killing People?

Barely a day goes by without the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency cropping up in the news, but the press isn’t... (Continue)

Investigative Reporting Finds Asbestos and Lead in Philadelphia Schools

In the past decade, it has become increasingly apparent that many of our nation’s school buildings contain a significant amount... (Continue)

Asbestos ‘Protection’ Bills Protect Corporate Profits, Not Victims and Their Families

A number of bills that claim to help asbestos victims and their families have recently been introduced in state legislatures... (Continue)

Jackson Leaves, Pruitt Deceives, Trump Administration Falls Apart at Critical Crossroads

It’s been a rough stretch for the Trump administration. Ronny Jackson, whom President Donald Trump picked to lead the Department... (Continue)

Scott Pruitt Throws Another Curveball at TSCA and Asbestos Regulation, Undermines Scientific Data Needed to Protect Public Health

Under yet another pretense of “transparency,” the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced its intent to stop making decisions using... (Continue)

Patriots’ Day 2018 and a Tribute to America’s Modern-Day Freedom-Fighters

Today is Patriots’ Day, the day that people all over the world know more commonly as the day the Boston... (Continue)

Johnson & Johnson, Imerys Talc America Hit With $80 Million Punitive Damages Verdict for ‘Malicious Indifference’ to Baby Powder’s Mesothelioma Risks

The first mesothelioma victim to win an asbestos-in-talc case against Johnson & Johnson (J&J) will now receive $80 Million in... (Continue)

Testing Vermiculite for Asbestos: Why the USGS’s New Method Could Be Critical for Public Health

In a breakthrough study, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) found a way to test for trace levels of asbestos in... (Continue)

Johnson & Johnson to Pay $37M in First Trial Loss Over Claims Linking Baby Powder to Mesothelioma

Barely 3 weeks shy of being hit with a $35 Million transvaginal mesh verdict, on Thursday, a New Jersey jury... (Continue)

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt May Be Leading Race for Most Corrupt Trump Official with Latest Housing Scandal

Over the past few months, it’s become clear that Trump’s pledge to “make America great again” has been great for... (Continue)

David Shulkin Sets the Record Straight about So-Called Resignation, But Doesn’t Have Answers for Veterans

David Shulkin, President Barack Obama’s appointee and the last-standing member of his administration, has now resigned from his post as... (Continue)

Asbestos Disease Survivors Face More Barriers to Justice Under Dangerous New Legislation

The so-called “PROTECT Asbestos Victims Act” appears on the surface to have been written for people harmed by asbestos. Sadly,... (Continue)