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November 5, 2014

Some Personal Care Products May Build Up In Pools

Water Quality: Standard chlorination steps do not break down some compounds that wash off swimmers

November 5, 2014

Two-Dimensional MOFs Boost Gas Separation

Materials: Thin sheets of metal-organic framework compounds improve membrane properties

November 3, 2014

Particulates From Coal Mining Community Trigger Signs Of Cancer In Lung Cells

Environmental Health: Human lung cells exposed to particulates from homes near mountaintop removal mining sites show cancerlike properties and promote tumors in mice

November 3, 2014

EPA Assesses Additional Chemicals For Regulation

Risk Assessment: BPA, flame retardants, and phthalates among substances added to EPA list for potential regulation

November 3, 2014

Cleaning Indoor Air: Alternatives To Precious-Metal Catalysts

Researchers are working on low-cost alternatives that can efficiently scrub harmful molecules from the air

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