Latest Soil contamination Stories
Groups had to sue the Minister of Health to secure reviews of pesticides already banned in Europe MONTREAL, Feb.
In the past, studies have shown that pesticides can cause an increased risk for the development of Parkinson’s disease. Recently, UCLA researchers have discovered that amount of risk varies with a person’s individual genetic makeup.
SCARBOROUGH, Ontario, Feb.
DUBLIN, January 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/nzdwcv/green_solvents) has announced the addition of the "Concise
During National Radon Action Month, Grinnell Mutual encourages Midwesterners to test their homes and business for the second leading cause of lung cancer, radon. Grinnell,
Richard Schulte to Lead Prosecution of Individual Imprelis Damage Claims Filed by Property Owners Seeking Compensation from DuPont for the Damage Allegedly Done by Imprelis Herbicide.
DUBLIN, January 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/v4j65n/benzene_2013) has announced the addition of the "2013
TAMPA, Fla., Jan.
Today's soil contamination is a direct result of man-made chemicals or other changes in nature's soil environment. This contamination most commonly occurs from underground storage tanks bursting, use of pesticides, discarding oil and fuel illegally, leakage of dirty surface water, draining of wastes from landfalls and knowingly dumping industrial wastes into the soil. The most widespread chemicals found are petroleum hydrocarbons, solvents, common pesticides, lead and additional heavy metals....
- A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.