Environmental Health News

Environmental Health News

John Oliver blasts Trump as a ‘human megaphone’ for the anti-vaccine movement.

27 June 2017, Environmental Health News
“Vaccination can mean getting injected by a needle filled with science juice. Although, pretty much every medical practice sounds terrifying when you break it down like that.” more...

EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban.

28 June 2017, Environmental Health News
The Trump administration's top environmental official met privately with the chief executive of Dow Chemical shortly before reversing his agency's push to ban a widely used pesticide after health studies showed it can harm children's brains. more...

Ontario commits $85 million to clean up ‘gross neglect’ at Grassy Narrows.

28 June 2017, Environmental Health News
Generations sickened by mercury poisoning prompt province to agree to fund cleanup. more...

The compounded pain of contamination and dislocation.

27 June 2017, Environmental Health News
A month after residents of an East Chicago public housing complex learned they’d been living on dangerously polluted land for decades, they were told they’d have to leave their community. more...