#Chemicals

  • Article: Thousands of US Chemical Plants Vulnerable to Flooding and Spills
    Environment

    Thousands of US Chemical Plants Vulnerable to Flooding and Spills

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 6, 2018

    The Houston area has more than 100 chemical plants at moderate or high risk of flooding Read more

  • Article: EPA chemicals toxic regulation consumer products
    Environment

    Congress finally passes bill to regulate toxic chemicals

    By Joe McCarthy|June 8, 2016

    It was a rare act of bipartisanship and a much needed revision for the environment and people. Read more

  • Article: What a Monsanto merger with Bayer could mean for global food security
    Food & Hunger

    What a Monsanto merger with Bayer could mean for global food security

    By Joe McCarthy|May 25, 2016

    Should the profit of a few ever be allowed to endanger the welfare of the many? Read more

  • Article: Maryland becomes first US state to restrict bee-killing pesticide
    Environment

    Maryland becomes first US state to restrict bee-killing pesticide

    By Joe McCarthy|March 29, 2016

    For years, researchers have been warning that hosing crops in pesticides, fungicides and herbicides. Read more