Toxics

HORSHAM, Pa. | Toxics from manufacturing turn up in public water systems

HORSHAM, Pa.  — Lauren Woeher wonders if her 16-month-old daughter has been harmed by tap water contaminated with toxic industrial compounds used in products like nonstick cookware, carpets and fast-food wrappers. Henry Betz, at 76, rattles around his house alone at night, thinking about the water his family unknowingly drank for years that was tainted … Continue reading HORSHAM, Pa. | Toxics from manufacturing turn up in public water systems

Buzzkill? Coffee cancer warnings could go beyond California

LOS ANGELES /March 30, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — It’s fair to say that a lot of people awoke Friday to a headline that might have jolted them more awake than a morning cup of joe: A California judge had ruled that coffee sold in the state should carry a cancer warning. Here are some things to … Continue reading Buzzkill? Coffee cancer warnings could go beyond California