You Can’t Wash Away Fracking’s Effects

José Lara just wanted a job. A company working in the natural gas fields needed a man to power wash wastewater tanks. Clean off the debris. Make them shining again. And so José Lara became a power washer for the Rain for Rent Co. “The chemicals, the smell was so … Continue reading

Consumer Fact, Not Science Fiction: The Need To Keep Nanotechnology Products Safe

The release of the federal government’s new “Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) Research Strategy”for nanotechnology could be dismissed as just another obscure scientific paper. But that would be a big mistake. Nanotechnology, which is the engineering of products at an atomic scale, isn’t merely some concept out of science fiction … Continue reading