News Archive - News on Environmental Health


March of Dimes 2016 Report Card Shows Preterm Birth Increasing Nationally while Decreasing in Puerto Rico - November 14, 2016

PROTECT and CRECE to Take Part in National Study on Children’s Health - October 4, 2016

Puerto Rico Is Challenged by the Zika Epidemic - September 9, 2016

Dr. José Cordero and March of Dimes Push for Fortified Corn Masa Flour - April 22, 2016

EPA Proposes New Superfund Site in Dorado, Puerto Rico - April 20, 2016

MassDEP to Revisit 200 TCE Sites to Assess Risk of Birth Defects - February 17, 2016

Landmark Conference on Social Science-Environmental Health Collaborations - June 10, 2015

PROTECT RTC-CEC Leader Phil Brown Receives Prestigious ASA Practice and Outreach Award - April 29, 2015

USGS briefs congress about groundwater vulnerability to contamination - April 7, 2015

EPA Reaches Agreement with CEMEX to Protect Water Quality in Puerto Rico - August 21, 2014

Air Pollution linked to High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy - October 12, 2013

Consumer Products Giant P&G to Eliminate Phthalates from Product Line - September 19, 2013

PROTECT Research Highlighted on Puerto Rican TV News - April 12, 2013

UN, WHO Panel Report Calls Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals ‘Global Threat’ - February 26, 2013

March of Dimes releases Global Action Report on Preterm Birth - May 14, 2012

2011 Changes to National Priority List sites in Puerto Rico - January 4, 2012

Meeker quoted on CNN - June 28, 2011

PROTECT researchers, work profiled in Puerto Rico’s largest newspaper - May 9, 2011

Strategic Planning at NIEHS: Your Input Requested! - March 28, 2011

Dorothy Vesper and student highlighted in WVU Magazine - December 3, 2010

PROTECT featured in Engineering@Northeastern - November 30, 2010

EPA Proposes to Add Two Puerto Rico Sites to the Superfund List - October 26, 2010

John Meeker featured in several recent articles - August 27, 2010

EPA Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) Fellowship Opening - July 12, 2010

PROTECT profiled by Associated Press - May 16, 2010

Chemicals May Play a Role in Pre-Term Births - July 10, 2009

Phthalates May Play a Role in Pre-Term Births - July 7, 2009