Links to articles in today's press about environmental health. Many more links available today at www.EnvironmentalHealthNews.org
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A new statewide mapping tool reveals there are high-risk areas scattered throughout the state from parts of Seattle and Tacoma to neighborhoods in Wenatchee and Burien.
Federal regulators urged manufacturers Thursday to stop using hazardous flame retardants that are known to cause health problems.
Embryonic Minamata disease victim Shinobu Sakamoto strained her disabled body to the fullest extent to make her desperate pleas heard loud and clear.
The last three rounds of lead testing showed good news for the troubled Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority. Lead levels were trending slightly lower.
Mercury is found in household items from beauty products to electronics, and even in food. Without proper safeguards our health is in danger.
A single variation in its DNA may have helped equip the virus to attack fetal cells, contributing to a surge of birth defects in Latin America.