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Science and Health Scientist Addresses Cancer Concerns Related to Atrazine

Elizabeth Whelan, President of the American Council on Science and Health (ACSH) posted a great entry on ACSHs Health Facts and Fears blog on the growing attempts by activist groups to convince the EPA to ban atrazine due to cancer claims and other health concerns. Atrazine is one of the most widely used herbicides in the world. It helps farmers… Read more »

Popcorn Ceiling Removal Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Popcorn Removal Contractor

Popcorn ceiling removal is very usual these days. So is getting ripped off and scammed by your contractor. There are many good popcorn removal contractors doing great work, but there are also many scam artists and fly by night companies who are only looking to take your money. Since real estate values across the nation have been depressed, many homeowners… Read more »

Weed Killer Chemicals

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Although there area a great variety of brand names for weed killers, the actual number of active chemicals used to produce these products is about 5. Most of these can be classified as a broadleaf herbicide, meaning that is will kill off plants that have a larger than average foliage component. Normally this would exclude grass, but on some occasions,… Read more »