Glamour

It's surprisingly hard to ban toxic sex toys, but here's how to protect yourself.

With the short-term effects of chlorine and the long-term effects of phthalates, PVC is, “definitely one of the worst sex toy materials we’ve seen.”

It's Surprisingly Hard to Ban Toxic Sex Toys, But Here's How to Protect Yourself

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Hurricane Maria: Three weeks after landfall, Puerto Rico is still dark, dry, frustrated.

Three weeks since Hurricane Maria, much of Puerto Rico still dark, thirsty and frustrated

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Opinion

These chemicals are bad for babies and whales: Why haven't they been banned in Canada?

A federal agency in the United States took action last month to ban an entire class of toxic flame retardants from being added to a wide variety of consumer products, from baby toys to televisions. It’s a first for the U.S. — and it could be done in Canada too.

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Justice

Columbus Day: Not a day of hope for the environment.

The Columbus mindset is the same one that is driving our global civilization toward environmental catastrophe

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No EU deal on hormone-disrupting chemicals.

The EU's efforts to regulate chemicals which can potentially disrupt the body's hormones suffered a setback today when MEPs blocked a key proposal.

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MEPs block Commission from widening endocrine disruptor definition.

MEPs block Commission from widening endocrine disruptor definition

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Editorial

Colorado needs a limit for water contamination in El Paso County.

Colorado health officials should take the contamination crisis in El Paso County into their own hands and set a limit for the allowable concentration of unhealthy chemicals found in drinking water.

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Toxics

North Carolina tells Chemours to give bottled water to its neighbors.

Wells at 11 households near the plant south of Fayetteville tested positive for GenX chemical contamination.

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Climate

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Toxics

State investigating possibility of airborne GenX.

GenX

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Toxics

Colorado mulls state limit for groundwater contamination from PFCs.

By BRUCE FINLEY | bfinley@denverpost.com

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Water

Discontinued chemical still in North Carolina well water, report shows.

A suspected carcinogen that a company agreed to stop using eight years ago showed up in recent tests from wells on its property at levels well above the federal guidelines, according to state records.

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Climate change threatens the world's parasites (that's not good).

Animals around the world are on the move. So are their parasites.

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