nahmma Weekly Update MultiBriefs
Contact Us
Media Kit

Browse Categories

Browse by Date

Lead contamination in schools' drinking water worse than previously thought

Lead contamination in U.S. schools is more pervasive than previously thought, new water testing results from 20 states say. The data was published in an interactive map by Environment America and U.S. PIRG in June. The map shows...

source: By Scott E. Rupp
Search past issues
Search products and services

To environmentalists, it was a no-brainer bill that would ban furniture, bedding, and children's products containing potentially toxic flame-retardant chemicals from being made or sold in Massachusetts. But the state's...

source: Boston Globe

Facing a consumer backlash and stricter regulation, companies are trying to do what's eluded them for years: make a better bottle

source: The Wall Street Journal

This is nothing to smile about. Oral-B Glide dental floss contributes to elevated levels of toxic PFAS chemicals in the body, according to a new study from the Silent Spring Institute in collaboration with the Public Health Institute in Berkeley, California.

source: New York Post

Mashpee Fire Lt. Nicole Stanley realized just how important banning harmful chemicals in flame retardants is when she was diagnosed with occupational cancer last summer. “Now that I’ve been diagnosed with cancer, it’s an eye-opener to me. I thought I was...

source: Boston Herald

In the near pitch-dark, you can hear them before you see them - millions of cockroaches scuttling and fluttering across stacks of wooden boards as they devour food scraps by the tonne in a novel form of urban waste disposal.

source: Reuters

China's ban on foreign waste created ripple effects in global recycling markets in 2018. U.S. and UK markets were unable to meet domestic recycling demands, and Southeast Asian countries were overwhelmed with sharp increases in waste imports diverted from China.

source: World Economic Forum


Powered by MultiBriefs
7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063

Subscribe to NAHMMA NewsWatch

*First Name:
*Last Name:
Street Address:
State / Province:
Zip / Postal Code:
Are you a member of NAHMMA? Yes   No
Privacy Policy