Top Energy and Health News: Frack report; Myanmar destruction

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Toxics in epoxy

The hidden, potential cancer-causing, danger in woodworking and art supplies

Researchers say a chemical called BADGE is putting everyone from professional woodworks to weekend craft hobbyists at risk.

Colorado fracking

Colorado is the first state to ban PFAS in oil and gas extraction

The toxic “forever chemicals” are used in fracking wells across the country.

gun control

Peter Dykstra: Gun and climate change delusions

Millions here suffer from twin hallucinations: Guns don’t cause our mass shootings, and the climate isn’t changing.

plastic treaty

Op-Ed: Closing the plastic tap

Why the U.N.’s plastic treaty must cap production and include chemicals too.

PFAS Testing

Investigation: PFAS on our shelves and in our bodies

Testing finds concerning chemicals in everything from sports bras to ketchup, including in brands labeled PFAS-free.

lead poisoning eagles

Inside an eagle autopsy: How wildlife biologists investigate lead poisonings

Wildlife workers speak about lead’s deadly effects.

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