Headlines Tagged with EPA — 187 headlines found
The EPA's preliminary risk assessment of imidacloprid found that the pesticide "potentially poses risk to hives when the pesticide comes in contact with certain crops that attract pollinators," according to a press statement. The agency found that residu
Jan 6, 2016 Truthout
added Jan 7, 2016 01:59
A major pesticide harms honeybees when used on cotton plants and citrus trees but not on other big crops like corn, berries and tobacco, the Environmental Protection Agency has found.
Jan 6, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 7, 2016 01:34
Living the City of Boston is equivalent to smoking five cigarettes a year, according to an online tool backed by the EPA.
Aug 29, 2015 Patch.org
added Aug 31, 2015 13:36
Through their research, our scientists released a landmark health assessment in 1992, The Respiratory Health Effects of Passive Smoking: Lung Cancer and Other Disorders, that found that secondhand smoke leads to serious health complications, and even pre
Feb 4, 2014 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
added Mar 23, 2014 23:26
Carruthers, Republican governor of New Mexico from 1987 to 1990 and currently one of five finalists for the presidency of New Mexico State University ... Carruthers, 73, downplayed his role as the public head of TASSC and distanced himself from Philip Mo
May 2, 2013 Albuquerque Journal
added May 3, 2013 01:41
Eleven new members of the [EPA's] Science Advisory Board have a history of downplaying the health risks of secondhand smoke, air pollution...including two who have spun science for tobacco companies
Nov 17, 2017 Reveal (Center for Investigative Reporting)
added Nov 17, 2017 23:11
to reduce health threats caused by poor indoor air quality, including radon indoors, mold and secondhand smoke. The Central Maine Community Health Corps received the funds from EPA’s Healthy Homes program for a program that will reduce the negative health
Oct 25, 2017 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
added Oct 26, 2017 04:49
Take action: Even for Trump, This is a Terrible Nominee: We can't trust a chemical industry hired gun to put our health first.
Michael Dourson...not only helped Big Tobacco play down the health impacts of second-hand smoke, but...paid for by the very chemical industry he could soon be in charge of regulating, now that President Trump has nominated him to lead the EPA's toxics off
Aug 17, 2017 Environmental Defense Fund
added Aug 18, 2017 01:08
Feb 6, 2017 House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
added Feb 7, 2017 17:37
ARCHIVE: Turning free speech into corporate speech: Philip Morris' efforts to influence U.S. and European journalists regarding the U.S. EPA report on secondhand smoke.
what we report here is that even journalists can fall victim to well-orchestrated and presented public relations efforts regardless of their scientific validity. It is not clear how various professional media organizations oversee the ethical conduct of t
Sep 1, 2004 Preventive Medicine
added Feb 6, 2017 00:35