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Rat Poisons Endanger 10,000 Children Every Year in the U.S.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has known for decades that kids have too-easy access to a new generation of super-toxic rat poisons. Every year more than 10,000 kids are getting hold of them, and virtually all of the calls to U.S...

December 14, 2010 — Robert McClure and Environmental Health News

"Super-Toxic" Rat Poison Kills Owls

Owls are dying under gruesome circumstances, bleeding to death from stomach hemorrhages. The culprit: An extra-potent class of rodenticides that has flooded the market in recent decades, Part 1 of 2...

December 13, 2010 — Robert McClure and Environmental Health News

EPA Launches Sustainability Reform Effort

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and National Academy of Sciences will collaborate to ensure the agency's policies are driven by sustainability

December 1, 2010 — Marla Cone and Environmental Health News
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