Silica exposures found to be significant in fracking

The large increase in fracking activity in the U.S. has generated concern and public outcry with respect to the potential for groundwater contamination from the numerous chemical additives used in fracking fluids. However, recent studies by the U.S. National…Read More

Great article in the Lancet!

An article in the Lancet/Infection quoted Perry Gottesfeld regarding the increased risk of TB in silica-exposed miners. http://www.thelancet.com/journals/laninf/article/PIIS1473-3099(12)70127-5/fulltext?rss=yes

CCC Call to Eliminate Sandblasted Jeans

The Clean Clothes Campaign urges major clothing companies including Diesel and Dolce & Gabbana to eliminate sandblasted garments from their product lines. Join their cause here: http://www.facebook.com/cleanclothescampaign

Article on Stone Crushing Features our Partners at JRP!

Dear Friends: Click on the link below to see a recent article telling the story of child labor and stone crushing in India, featuring our partner Manoranjan Mishra, head of Jeevan Rekha Parashad (JRP) in Orissa,…Read More
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