Cancer drug pollution threatens aquatic life and drinking water

As cancer rates rise globally, the increasing use of cancer drugs poses significant environmental hazards, particularly for aquatic ecosystems and potentially drinking water.Valérie S. Langlois and Diana Castañeda-Cortés write for The Conversation.In short:Cytostatic...

States face costly challenge to keep PFAS out of drinking water

New federal rules require all states to meet stricter PFAS limits in drinking water, a costly mandate for many.Alex Brown reports for Stateline.In short:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s new standards give states three years to test for PFAS and two...

Bill to fund PFAS cleanup in Wisconsin dies after partisan deadlock

A bill to allocate $125 million for PFAS cleanup in Wisconsin has failed due to political gridlock, preventing the release of crucial funds.Henry Redman reports for Wisconsin Examiner.In short:The bill, supported by both environmental and business groups initially,...

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