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Chemicals in the News

Explosion in France
An explosion at a fertilizer plant in France killed 29 people, raising questions about the safety of siting chemical facilities near densely populated areas. Read more about it in the New York Times

Shell disputes Brazil toxic site health report
A Planet Ark Environmental News story describes how Shell's production of three toxics pesticides -- all persistant organic pollutants, now banned by international treaty -- contaminated a town in Brazil.

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ARSENIC AND OLD LIES

 

CHEMICAL INDUSTRY ARCHIVES IN THE NEWS

Responsible Care: Soft sell, hard facts
Chemical Week, 7/4/2001

Moyers: Did Ida Tarbell seek industry response?
Society of Environmental Journalists, Spring 2001

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last updated: march.27.2009

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