Month: June 2014

Toxic Nanoparticles

Nanomaterials use is growing in water treatment, food packaging, pesticides, cosmetics, and more. Nanomaterials use is growing in water treatment, food packaging, pesticides, cosmetics, and more. There is an increasing worry that these particles could pose a health risk to humans and the environment. In a new study, researchers...

How airborne toxins sickened a workforce

Ventilation systems are put in place in order to control the leak of toxins in the workplace. Ventilation systems are put in place in order to control the leak of toxins in the workplace. When these systems fail, employees are put at great risk of sickness. This in turn...

Are we all being poisoned

571 tons of toxic lead ‘chemtrailed’ into American skies every year Learn more at… (NaturalNews) America is being doused every minute of every day with the toxic heavy metal lead as it is burned in “avgas” — aviation gas, the fuel that powers most piston-driven aircraft (i.e. anything with...

Maple Ridge mill damaged in weekend fire

Maple Ridge mill damaged in weekend fire!!! Maple Ridge firefighters battled a fire Wednesday morning at Valley Kiln and Pattern Ltd., in the industrial area of Lougheed Highway in east Maple Ridge. Maple Ridge firefighters battled a fire Wednesday morning at Valley Kiln and Pattern Ltd., in the industrial...

Who is leading EU OSHA

The EU-OSHA’s Founding Regulation states that the Agency shall be headed by a Director, appointed by the Governing Board on a proposal from the Commission for a period of five years, which shall be renewable. The EU-OSHA’s Founding Regulation states that the Agency shall be headed by a Director,...

New COSSH symbols

A new classification and labelling system for hazardous chemicals has been introduced using Hazard Pictograms to replace the old COSHH Symbols. As a result of a change in Regulations a new classification and labelling system for hazardous chemicals has been introduced using Hazard Pictograms to replace the old COSHH...