One-stop science shop has become a favorite of industry—and Texas

By Rosalind Adams and Lisa Song

The EPA's sluggishness in assessing chemicals has created opportunities for a consulting firm with ties to chemical and tobacco interests.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Occupational Safety and Health Administration":

"… m on Regulation and a former director of health standards programs for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. He said there is a difference between peer reviewers who closely scrutin …"

U.S. report urges deeper look into breast cancer's environmental links

By Jim Morris

A new federal report urges enhanced research into potential environmental triggers of breast cancer.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Environmental Protection Agency":

"… re in close proximity to industry or waste sites.” Spokespeople for the Environmental Protection Agency and the American Chemistry Council, the chemical industry’s main trade a …"

Study spotlights high breast cancer risk for plastics workers

By Jim Morris

Researchers cite breast cancer risks in Canadian plastic auto parts factories — with potential implications in the U.S. and beyond.

Excerpts from this story referencing "National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health":

"… imals.The lone American co-author of the Windsor study, Robert Park of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, said he was “surprised by how strong the findings were. There was a lot …"

Federal regulators have failed to act on toxic chemical, report says

By Chris Hamby

Regulators have done little to protect the public from BPA, critics say

Excerpts from this story referencing "European Union":

"… typically baby bottles and other children’s goods; Canada, China and the European Union have similar restrictions.An industry group, the American Chemistry Counci …"

Industry linked to study supporting safety of plastics chemical BPA

By Susanne Rust

New research supporting safety of chemical BPA linked to industry

Excerpts from this story referencing "Jürgen":

"… rt's "declaration of interest." Two others – Werner Lilienblum and Peter-Jürgen Kramer – have professional websites linking them to the chemical industr …"