A Greensboro company responsible for the recent release of the likely carcinogen 1,4 dioxane says it didn't know about the contaminant.
Residents protested outside the Saint-Gobain plastics factory in Merrimack Sunday, calling for more response to PFAS chemical contamination in the area's drinking water.
Linda Birnbaum held the top slot at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences for 1 decade.
Nearly 300 drinking water wells and other water sources in California have traces of toxic chemicals linked to cancer, new state testing has found.
Michigan has taken a major step toward regulating dangerous PFAS chemicals in drinking water supplies.
Dangerous PFAS chemicals show up in the bodies of people who eat takeout, fast food, and pizza often at higher levels than in people who regularly cook at home, according to a new study.
The military has spent hundreds of millions of dollars on cleanup nationwide, including $50 million just at Peterson Air Force Base.
By keeping Americans focused on the climate benefits of gas vs. coal, industry seeks to delay a broader debate of the deficits of gas vs. renewables.
Lessons from environmental and economic restoration efforts in the Ruhr Valley could help usher Appalachia into a new era.
Study finds decreasing lead in topsoil coincides with reductions in children's blood levels, which suggests playing around the dirt may be an important source of the toxic for children