Month: March 2001
New research finds another chemical compound bioaccumulates and may be more persistent than DDT and PCBs
New research has found that PFOS, used to treat carpets, leather, paper and fabrics, is present in the tissues of many species of animals around the globe, and may present more of a problem than other well-known bioaccumulating compounds.
Capitol and Library of Congress buildings give off radiation 65 times higher than EPA safe limits
The marble and granite US Capitol and Library of Congress buildings give off natural radiation at a level 65 times higher than the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) safe limits, according to new research.
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