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2014-06-11 23:05:42

Transparency Market Research added a new report "Chromium Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/chromium-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Chromium is a lustrous steel-colored brittle but hard chemical. It exhibits high gloss, high melting point, excellent resistance to corrosion and is highly resistant to tarnishing. Chromium...

2014-01-28 23:34:09

Grand View Research has announced the addition of "Global Chromium Phosphate Industry Trends and Market Segment Forecasts To 2020" Market Research report to their Database. Visit http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/chromium-phosphate-industry. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 The global market for Chromium Phosphate is expected to reach USD 96.65 million by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Key application markets for...

Residents Of Carcinogenic Contamination Site To Have Toenails Tested
2013-03-26 05:56:28

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Three decades after thousands of pounds of a cancer-causing agent accidentally leaked from a tank in a Garfield, New Jersey factory, researchers plan to measure the impact of the incident on the city´s residents in a most unusual way — by analyzing their toenail clippings. According to Sheila M. Eldred of Discovery News, scientists from New York University (NYU) are planning to gather toenail clippings from the Bergen...

2011-05-03 09:00:00

Organization assists customers nationwide in analyzing elevated levels of the toxic chemical in accordance with recent EPA recommendations NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UL (Underwriters Laboratories Inc.), a world leader in advancing safety, is now offering municipalities and customers across the country access to its globally recognized testing and certification services to detect Chromium-6, also known as hexavalent chromium, in drinking water supplies....

2011-03-06 00:02:31

A U.S. District Court judge has ruled that a class action lawsuit seeking cancer screening and compensation for Jersey City, New Jersey, residents who may have been exposed to cancer-causing hexavalent chromium may move forward, attorneys involved in the case have announced. Judge Susan D. Wigenton, in an opinion released March 2, denied a motion by Honeywell International, Inc., to dismiss the class action complaint, attorneys said. She ruled against the company on six of seven counts...

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2011-01-13 08:50:00

Following reports from an environmental group last month that showed drinking water in over 30 US cities contained too much of a potential carcinogen, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has asked communities from coast to coast to step up testing for the agent. The substance in question is hexavalent chromium, also known as chromium-6. The chemical, which EPA testing has determined could cause cancer in humans who consume too much of it during their lives, first rose to national...

2011-01-13 00:00:40

A new report from the Environmental Working Group (EWG) reveals that tap water in 31 of 35 American cities tested contains hexavalent chromium, a carcinogenic chemical made famous by the movie "Erin Brockovich." Mermaid Water (USAWaterSolutions.com) is working to help residents understand what steps they can take to restore confidence in their tap water and protect their families from chromium exposure. Manassas, VA (PRWEB) January 12, 2011 Probable carcinogen hexavalent chromium found in...

2010-12-28 13:42:00

NEWBURY, Ohio, Dec. 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report from the Environmental Working Group (EWG) has found that tap water in 89 percent of the cities tested contains hexavalent chromium, also known as chromium-6. Made famous by the movie "Erin Brockovich," chromium-6 is a highly toxic form of the naturally occurring metal chromium and has been linked to stomach and gastrointestinal cancers when ingested in drinking water. Kinetico is committed to helping consumers understand the...

2010-12-25 00:01:25

News report of contaminant's widespread presence raises public drinking water concerns. Multi-Pure has solutions to health concerns in drinking water. President Obama's Cancer Research Panel encourages Americans to protect themselves from water-borne carcinogens by simply using an effective water filter. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) December 24, 2010 Millions of Americans are at potential risk from Chromium VI contamination in their drinking water. Homeowners can protect themselves from the...


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