Latest Hexavalent chromium Stories

2012-03-05 08:00:00

The Rottenstein Law Group, which represents clients with claims stemming from the surgical implantation of hip replacement devices manufactured and sold by DePuy Orthopaedics and other companies,

2011-06-30 19:52:00

Continuing Education Units Credited by the State Department of Public Health LAKEWOOD, Calif., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Water Replenishment District (WRD) today hosted its 7th Annual Groundwater Quality Workshop, featuring water quality experts from WRD and other agencies speaking on various topics of interest to engineers, water system operators and others who manage or operate public water systems.

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.

2011-04-04 15:36:00

DENVER, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- "It's disconcerting that an organization such as EWG would risk creating public fear and hysteria about drinking water, let alone publicly insinuate that there is a massive conspiracy by water providers in a nationwide cover up.

2011-03-26 00:00:29

Hip replacement recall lawyers hired renowned metal toxicology expert to answer questions about elevated cobalt and chromium blood levels caused by the recalled DePuy ASR metal-on-metal hip replacement device. Sacramento, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 25, 2011 Today, Kershaw, Cutter & Ratinoff announced the launch of a new website designed to provide up-to-date scientific information about cobalt and chromium toxicity to victims of the recent DePuy hip implant recall.

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.

2011-03-03 13:18:00

SEATTLE, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the announcement in China regarding heavy metal remediation, WI Environmental LLC is now actively looking for a second blending facility space in the greater Puget Sound area to accommodate China's five year plan to remediate heavy metals, estimating $11.41 billion, to be spent on plan.

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