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Michigan Moves to Ban Coal Tar Sealants...Again Michigan Moves to Ban Coal Tar Sealants...Again

For the second time in the  last 3 years, the State of Michigan has begun the process to ban coal tar sealers from use in the entire sta...

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New Study: Cancer Risks Shown "Significant" For Children Near Coal Tar Sealant Dust/Dirt New Study: Cancer Risks Shown "Significant" For Children Near Coal Tar Sealant Dust/Dirt

In a just released study with the USGS, a Baylor toxicologist has shown that cancer risks to children (ages 0 to 6) with exposures to dust...

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Show-Me State Study: Coal Tar Sealants Pervasive Stream Problem Show-Me State Study: Coal Tar Sealants Pervasive Stream Problem

A just-released study of coal tar sealants by Missouri State University agrees with other scientific findings across the US and Canada that...

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Texas Aquifer District Stomps Out Coal Tar in Sensitive Zones Texas Aquifer District Stomps Out Coal Tar in Sensitive Zones

Earlier today the Edwards Aquifer Authority (EAA) voted to ban coal-tar  sealcoat from two of its most sensitive areas.  Originally the Di...

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US EPA Releases New Info on Coal Tar Sealant Pollution US EPA Releases New Info on Coal Tar Sealant Pollution

The USEPA just released a new publication on their website with the above title. It is intended to assist communities in "Good Hous...

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Canadians Find Overlooked Chemical in Coal Tar Sealants  "May Constitute a Danger.. to Human Life or Health" Canadians Find Overlooked Chemical in Coal Tar Sealants "May Constitute a Danger.. to Human Life or Health"

The Canadian government recently called for closer scrutiny of a chemical called "quinoline" entering the environment . To my know...

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Texas Doctors Support Coal Tar Sealant Restrictions Texas Doctors Support Coal Tar Sealant Restrictions

In a landmark move, a Texas-based group of doctors and health care providers has adopted language in support of banning coal tar pavement se...

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Election 2012: A View from the Parking Lot Election 2012: A View from the Parking Lot

As the dust settles over the most expensive presidential election in our nation's history, one may ask, "how did candidates fare th...

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