November 24, 2019:
The Oregonian published an investigative story on HUD, Home Forward, and other public housing agencies. Read the full story here.
September 4, 2019:
August 28, 2019:
Henry Slack retired from EPA Region 4 in Atlanta after 27 years in the Indoor Air Quality program. Here, he writes about the dangers of radon.
April 2, 2019:
EPA announces the launch of RadTown, an educational website about the dangers of different types of radiation. Click here to visit the site.
New research led by scientists at the MRC Toxicology Unit suggests that by analyzing levels of DNA in the blood, the early detection of lung cancer could be improved. Click here to read article.
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