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Children in nonsmoking families have higher levels of secondhand exposure if they live in multifamily dwellings
Posted on 15 May 2011 by Thomas H. Clarke, Jr.

Prior posts have noted some of the chemical and adverse health effects that arise from the smoking of tobacco; a recent post also discussed the science developed to date regarding so-called thirdhand smoke. Children who grow up in apartment buildings... Read More

Children in nonsmoking families have higher levels of secondhand exposure if they live in multifamily dwellings
Posted on 15 May 2011 by Thomas H. Clarke, Jr.

Prior posts have noted some of the chemical and adverse health effects that arise from the smoking of tobacco; a recent post also discussed the science developed to date regarding so-called thirdhand smoke. Children who grow up in apartment buildings... Read More

EPA Proposes First National Standard for Mercury Pollution from Power Plants
Posted on 17 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Environmental Law Community Staff

Mercury and air toxics standards represent one of strongest health protections from air pollution since passage of Clean Air Act WASHINGTON – In response to a court deadline, today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed the first... Read More