We found that CDC had charged ATSDR
It has earned the endorsement of the ATSDR
considering the uniqueness of its goals.
EPA Region 7 had asked ATSDR
to determine if radiological contamination buried at the West Lake Landfill poses any harm to human health.
has hosted nine soilSHOP events since the original Soil Kitchen in 2011.
To bolster its case, the government cites a controversial 2003 study by the ATSDR
The policies and procedures that ATSDR
has established for public health product preparation lack some of the critical controls to provide reasonable assurance of product quality.
However, there are specific locations in the Bridgeport and Petrolia areas where the levels of hydrogen sulfide detected in our sampling are considered to be a public health hazard," said Mark Johnson, PhD, an ATSDR
senior environmental health scientist.
2000: The ATSDR
hires Eastern Research Group to conduct an independent study of cancer rates in the communities around the field lab and to look at how contamination at the lab could have moved off the site.
website provides fact sheets to answer the most frequently asked questions (FAQs) about exposure to hazardous substances and the effects of exposure on human health at: http://www.
On that front, there is plenty of cause for concern: Although their exposure levels were likely much higher than in Minneapolis, a recent ATSDR
mortality review of Libby residents found that for a 20-year period, deaths from asbestosis were about 60 times higher than in the rest of the U.
experts travelled to the Rhondda last year at the invitation of the newly established Wales Centre for Health and with the approval of the Welsh Assembly Government.
He has received numerous professional honors and awards, including most recently a CDC ATSDR
Leadership Award for demonstrating outstanding leadership in developing interagency collaborations among the ATSDR
Computational and Methods Development Laboratory, CDC, and other federal partners for scientific advancement.