Excerpts from this story referencing "Texas":
"… the new guideline as the reason for the delisting. …"
"… weaker, or less health-protective, than the old one. The decision by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) was a boon for oil refineries, …"
"… ry agency in the U.S. that's done that." The benzene decision was part of Texas’ sweeping overhaul of its air pollution guidelines. An analysis by Insid …"
"… ervised by TCEQ toxicologist Michael Honeycutt, who began updating the way Texas develops its guidelines in 2003, when he was promoted to division chief. A …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Center for Public Integrity":
"… hy, and Dan Fagin for his book on a cancer cluster in Toms River, N.J. …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Coal":
"… ears, helping to defeat the benefits claims of sick miners. Keep reading Coal's doctors of choice A surprising force has helped industry defeat black …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Health":
"… ho also works as an epidemiologist for the California Department of Public Health, has tenaciously tried to debunk the notion that families in the desert co …"
"… er questionable work. As an advisor to the American Council on Science and Health, which gets funding from the chemical industry, Morgan is featured on the …"
"… m his opinion,” said Stephen Lester, science director for the Center for Health, Environment & Justice, a group that helps communities with environmen …"
"… s are sealed as part of a lawsuit. The California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment mentioned but dismissed Morgan’s work in its 2011 publ …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Union of Concerned Scientists":
"… ca Grifo, a senior policy fellow and expert on scientific integrity at the Union of Concerned Scientists. One key change: After an EPA-hired contractor selects members of a scien …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Hexavalent chromium":
"… ssments based on the new research. Both would come to the same conclusion. Hexavalent chromium is safe only in miniscule doses. Yet the American Chemistry Council plann …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Rena Steinzor":
"… ientist to realize that this is corrupt and unacceptable,” contends Rena Steinzor, a law professor at the University of Maryland and president of the Center …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "New Jersey":
"… new study’s maps. Others are found in Illinois, Ohio, south Florida and New Jersey.“Arsenic is definitely a national problem with a local flavor,” Ayotte …"