The Boy on the Lake

The Boy on the Lake

The Boy on the Lake, author Susan Rosser, is a powerful reminder of the great shame in our society that puts corporate profits above the health of our children.  The outcome may seem predictable but this deeply personal and inspiring true story is not.  The Boy on the...
Hinkley to study Cr – 6 sources

Hinkley to study Cr – 6 sources

A new hexavalent chromium study in Hinkley, the community featured in Erin Brockovich, is being conducted by the U.S. Geological Survey to determine the amount of chromium -6 attributed to PG&E discharges versus the amount attributed to nature.  The study is...

Soil contamination problems found in Florida parks

This expose by the Miami New Times uncovered a series of violations and corner-cutting which created a toxic hotspot in a neighborhood park: Toxic Parks.  Incinerator ash and a leaking petroleum storage tank brought dioxins, arsenic, lead, cadmium, and a host of other...