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Reform of toxics law is contentious.

Children's Health in the News - March 27, 2015 - 9:00am
Plan to rewrite 1976 law draws bipartisan support but harsh criticism.

Hogan's Maryland: Open for big business.

Children's Health in the News - March 27, 2015 - 9:00am
As a small business owner in Maryland, will my company see a rise in profits thanks to Mr. Hogan playing referee on how much chicken doody can be dumped in the bay? No. In fact, I can't think of any responsible small business owner who will benefit. Can you?

Income inequality, social factors help determine statewide health rankings.

Children's Health in the News - March 26, 2015 - 9:00am
The income status of New Jersey residents appears to be a major driving force in their health, with wealthy Hunterdon County on top and low-income Cumberland County ranking last when it came to health outcomes.

Finally, an antifreeze your kids can drink!

Children's Health in the News - March 26, 2015 - 9:00am
Sweet, delicious, nontoxic antifreeze is just around the corner. And that's a good thing.

Chemical exposure raises risk of chronic diseases.

Children's Health in the News - March 26, 2015 - 9:00am
Researchers conclude they are 99 percent certain that hormone-altering chemicals are linked to attention problems, diabetes, other health problems.

'Complicated relationships' need untangling for Clean Power Plan to work - NorthWestern CEO.

Children's Health in the News - March 26, 2015 - 9:00am
As NorthWestern Energy President and CEO Bob Rowe sees it, better communication among parties that have not been always inclined to talk to one another will be the key to a workable final version of U.S. EPA's Clean Power Plan.

State Senate should pass bill on toxic fire retardants.

Children's Health in the News - March 26, 2015 - 9:00am
Will a third time be the charm for legislation banning toxic flame retardants in children’s products and home furniture? We can only hope.

Hudson Valley needs a wise High Court ruling.

Children's Health in the News - March 26, 2015 - 9:00am
Despite the area's spectacular scenery and bucolic feel, the air quality in the mid-Hudson Valley can be downright dreadful at times.

Uphold EPA’s mercury rule.

Children's Health in the News - March 25, 2015 - 9:00am
The Supreme Court should uphold the EPA’s authority to put in place the new mercury rule.

Obama, opponents take air pollution fight to high court.

Children's Health in the News - March 25, 2015 - 9:00am
Clean air regulations that could save thousands of lives each year but cost billions of dollars to implement will be considered by the Supreme Court on Wednesday in a case that portends future legal battles over climate change.

Rob Portman bucks global-warming rule, wants state exemptions from EPA's pending requirements.

Children's Health in the News - March 25, 2015 - 9:00am
Ohio's Rob Portman has a plan to help residents in states where electricity costs could go up under a White House plan to address global warming: Just say no.

3 organic food companies recall products over listeria fears.

Children's Health in the News - March 25, 2015 - 9:00am
Three organic food companies that use spinach in their food have recalled hundreds of thousands of items over listeria concerns.

Cal City pesticide plant to become superfund site.

Children's Health in the News - March 25, 2015 - 9:00am
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency wants an abandoned dump in Calumet City that once was a pesticide factory to be named a superfund site.

Questions raised over pesticide use near high school.

Children's Health in the News - March 25, 2015 - 9:00am
A new report shows that there may be toxic substances used in high levels near Oxnard's Rio Mesa High School.

Conflicting reports on quality of Seattle school's air.

Children's Health in the News - March 24, 2015 - 9:00am
A state report is critical of the methods used to evaluate the air quality at John Marshall School in Seattle - a 100-year-old building that was renovated before hundreds of elementary school students moved in last fall.

Deadly benzene detected in Riverton fire pollutants.

Children's Health in the News - March 24, 2015 - 9:00am
Opposition Leader Andrew Holness said yesterday that the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) will be sending cases of persons identified as victims of the Riverton City dump fire to the public defender to pursue compensation for them.

Big tobacco says your e-cigarette may kill you.

Children's Health in the News - March 24, 2015 - 9:00am
What’s driving this public health message?

Traffic-related air pollution linked to type 1 diabetes in children.

Children's Health in the News - March 24, 2015 - 9:00am
Fine dust pollution leads to earlier instances of type 1 diabetes in small children, according to a study by the Institute for Diabetes Research at the Helmholtz Centre in Munich.

Kids exposure to secondhand smoke tied to clogged arteries.

Children's Health in the News - March 24, 2015 - 9:00am
In a Finnish study spanning 26 years, kids exposed to parental smoking were more likely to develop plaque in their carotid arteries as young adults than kids who were not exposed to secondhand smoke.

Let’s have a chat about gas flaring.

Children's Health in the News - March 24, 2015 - 9:00am
I want to talk to you about North Dakota.
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