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Production of forever chemicals emits potent greenhouse gases, analysis finds

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A new analysis of Environmental Protection Agency data has revealed that PFAS chemicals – often known as “forever chemicals” due to their longevity in the environment – are contributing to the climate crisis as their ...

Louisiana Shell refinery left spewing chemicals after Hurricane Ida

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Behind a playground littered with downed tree branches, Shell’s refinery in Norco, Louisiana spewed black smoke from its stacks. The smell of rotten eggs, the signature scent of sulphur emissions, lingered in the air....

Toxic ‘forever chemicals’ contaminate indoor air at worrying levels, study finds

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Toxic PFAS compounds are contaminating the air inside homes, classrooms and stores at alarming levels, a new study has found. Researchers with the University of Rhode Island and Green Science Policy Institute tested i...

미국 국회의사당 공격 당시 장대와 화학물질로 경찰 공격한 캘리포니아 남성 기소

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David Dempsey가 목요일 캘리포니아에서 체포되어 미 국회의사당을 방어하는 경찰관을 공격한 혐의로 기소되었을 때 6 1 월, 로스앤젤레스의 지역 활동가들은 놀라지 않았습니다.. 연방 검찰은...

Water on Chesapeake Bay military bases contains toxic PFAS ‘forever chemicals’

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Groundwater on military bases along the Chesapeake Bay is contaminated with toxic PFAS “forever chemicals” at levels many times above the level some regulators say is safe for drinking, and they are likely ending up i...

Are we being kept safe from ‘forever chemicals’ injected into fracking sites?

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Not willing to rest their laurels on the theft of the future, the fossil fuel industry is now salting the earth with forever chemicals. In a bombshell exposé from Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) and the New...

Maine bans toxic ‘forever chemicals’ under groundbreaking new law

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Maine has enacted a groundbreaking law that will ban the use of toxic PFAS compounds in all products by 2030, except in instances deemed “currently unavoidable”. Though states and the federal government have passed pi...

Toxic ‘forever chemicals’ widespread in top makeup brands, study finds

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Toxic PFAS “forever chemicals” are widely used in cosmetics produced by major brands in the US and Canada, a new study that tested for the chemicals in hundreds of products found. The peer-reviewed study, published in...

‘Forever chemicals’ found in home fertilizer made from sewage sludge

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Sewage sludge that wastewater treatment districts across America package and sell as home fertilizer contain alarming levels of toxic PFAS, also known as “forever chemicals”, a new report has revealed. Sludge, which i...

Study finds alarming levels of ‘forever chemicals’ in US mothers’ breast milk

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A new study that checked American women’s breast milk for PFAS contamination detected the toxic chemical in all 50 samples tested, and at levels nearly 2,000 times higher than the level some public health advocates ad...

Chemical giants hid dangers of ‘forever chemicals’ in food packaging

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Chemical giants DuPont and Daikin knew the dangers of a PFAS compound widely used in food packaging since 2010, but hid them from the public and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), company studies obtained by the ...

A town’s water is contaminated with ‘forever chemicals– how did it get this bad?

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On a bitterly cold afternoon earlier this year, the Haw River was running high – its water a bright ochre thanks to heavy rainfall and snow melt. Most of the water flowed south, where it would eventually connect with ...

We sampled tap water across the US – and found arsenic, lead and toxic chemicals

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In Connecticut, a condo had lead in its drinking water at levels more than double what the federal government deems acceptable. At a church in North Carolina, the water was contaminated with extremely high levels of p...

UK ‘flying blind’ on levels of toxic chemicals in tap water

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The UK government is not testing drinking water for a group of toxic manmade chemicals linked to a range of diseases including cancers, while across the world people are falling sick and suing for hundreds of millions...

The US military is poisoning communities across the US with toxic chemicals

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One of the most enduring, indestructible toxic chemicals known to man – Aqueous Film Forming Foam (AFFF), which is a PFAS “forever chemical” – is being secretly incinerated next to disadvantaged communities in the Uni...

Plummeting sperm counts, shrinking penises: toxic chemicals threaten humanity

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The end of humankind? It may be coming sooner than we think, thanks to hormone-disrupting chemicals that are decimating fertility at an alarming rate around the globe. A new book called Countdown, by Shanna Swan, an e...