Safety & Healthfulness

Occupational Hazards: The Deadliest Jobs in America
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Occupational Hazards: The Deadliest Jobs in America

The data visualizers over at Bloomberg have sliced and diced Department of Labor... Read more

KB, Fulton, and Mandalay Top 2015 List of Indoor airPLUS Leaders
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KB, Fulton, and Mandalay Top 2015 List of Indoor airPLUS Leaders

Builders earn recognition for their commitment to healthy indoor air. Read more

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The Yuck Factor: Toilet to Tap Water May Be Hard to SwallowThe Yuck Factor: Toilet to Tap Water May Be Hard to Swallow

The New York Times' John Schwartz says that recycling water may be the key to dealing with the California drought--and one treatment plant may be the model to help residents get past the"yuck" factor Read more

The Least Healthy County in Each of the 50 States
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The Least Healthy County in Each of the 50 States

This time, 24/7 Wall St.'s health report examines the opposite end of the health... Read more

Lumber Liquidators Pulls Chinese-Made Laminate Flooring Amid Safety Concerns
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Lumber Liquidators Pulls Chinese-Made Laminate Flooring Amid...

Lumber Liquidators has brought on a former FBI director to review its sourcing... Read more

The Healthiest Counties in Each of the 50 States
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The Healthiest Counties in Each of the 50 States

24/7 Wall Street’s Thomas C. Frohlich and Alexander Kent reviewed health data from... Read more

Fresh Warnings on Common Chemicals Found in Building Materials
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Fresh Warnings on Common Chemicals Found in Building Materials

Following a recent formaldehyde scare, scientists and health experts are now... Read more

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EPA Under Fire in the Battle for Better Formaldehyde RegulationEPA Under Fire in the Battle for Better Formaldehyde Regulation

The New York Times Eric Lipton and Rachel Abrams report on how at the EPA's moves toward tougher regulation of products containing Formaldehyde--a debate reignited by the Lumber Liquidators controversy--has met with its share of critics. Read more

Wildfire in 2015: Is the Past a Preface?
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Wildfire in 2015: Is the Past a Preface?

CoreLogic senior hazard scientist Tom Jeffery looks at the two metrics most... Read more

Stand Down for Jobsite Safety
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Stand Down for Jobsite Safety

Falls are the leading cause of construction-related fatalities. A new OSHA... Read more

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