Among the materials disposed of at the site were old electrical capacitors, which contained PCBs and contaminated
The study found children exposed to melamine-contaminated
formula were 7 times as likely to have kidney stones as those not exposed to contaminated
Neither FDA nor USDA has uncovered evidence of harm to the hogs from the contaminated
The water agency plans to use Saugus wells 1 and 2 -- at Magic Mountain Parkway near a fork of the Santa Clara River and at San Fernando Road and Magic Mountain -- to pump contaminated
water from the Saugus Aquifer 800 feet down.
In the following example, fixed-site environmental liability insurance enabled an owner to sell a contaminated
property at fair market value.
Although transformers built after 1977 no longer have PCB oils in them, there is still a significant amount of contaminated
equipment across the country.
Contamination and nosocomial transmission of pathogens by other electronic devices also has been demonstrated; a contaminated
personal computer has been implicated in transmission of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus to a nurse.
Thousands of government and industrial sites across the country are contaminated
with a host of troublesome substances.
Belarus has been divided into four zones: dead, highly contaminated
and clean (which includes Minsk).
A new kind of fish tale, however, doesn't stretch the truth when making a point to the Hmong community in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, about the hazards of eating fish contaminated
with methylmercury and polychlorinated biphenyls.
In January, headlines warned that salmon raised in ocean pens are so contaminated
with cancer-causing industrial chemicals that they may not be safe to eat more than once a month.
The Saskatchewan farmer argues the chemical giant contaminated
the environment and his crops through inadequate safeguards to prevent the spread of pollen and seed for its herbicide-resistant canola.
This results in the ability to detect and discard contaminated
platelets while also eliminating the need for specialized training or capital equipment.
Chubb said the policy provides financial protection when the cost to clean up a Superfund site or other contaminated
property exceeds the self-insured retention, which typically is 10% above estimated cleanup costs.
But not many heard what Hudson planned to do with the contaminated
beef after the company got it back.