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Tests show Puget Sound geoduck clams safe to eat

...West Coast are safe to eat.Barclay said the agency has not received a response yet.David McBride, a Washington state toxicologist, said the tests also ensure that "we have safe geoducks here in Washington state for our own population."About 36 geoduck...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-01-08/tests-show-puget-sound-geoduck-clams-sa
State
My Turn: State approved herbicides are safe to use

I am a toxicologist by academic training. I am not working for any stakeholders. I am merely standing up for science and the truth. Recently, there...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072604/opi_mt2.shtml
Opinion
My turn: Time to put fluoridation behind us

...ever been conducted on fluoride. It has been grandfathered into acceptance, without proof of effectiveness or safety. Toxicologists agree that fluoride would not pass studies conducted to today's standards, especially in light of its proven carcinogenicity...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091807/opi_20070918002.shtml
Opinion
Alaska Digest

...important recommendation is, we want people to eat fish because fish is really good for you," said Lori Verbrugge, a toxicologist with the state Department of Health and Social Services. All salmon varieties tested low for mercury. "Don't shy away...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020507/sta_20070205016.shtml
News
My Turn: Promote sustainability by making state fluoride-free

...and manufacturing products spiked with high levels of lead. Chiefly known for its negative effect on childhood IQ, many toxicologists say there is no safe level for lead. This may account for the some of the statements Europeans are making about American...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111307/opi_20071113021.shtml
Opinion
My turn: Fluoridation: Why Europe matters

...carcinogenic. The EPA headquarters in Washington, D.C., probably has the largest single collection of professionals - toxicologists, biologists, chemists and engineers - anywhere in the world that deal with water quality. The union that represents these...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091107/opi_20070911006.shtml
Opinion
North Pole water contaminated by refinery chemical

...plume is at," said Mark Gregory, vice president of Flint Hills' Alaska operations. A state Division of Public Health toxicologist, Lori Verbrugge, said officials hope to determine within a few months how much sulfolane, if any, is safe to drink...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112509/reg_528826729.shtml
Strip-mining plan draws criticism

...restore the environment back to the original conditions," said Debbie Oudiz, a Homer resident and retired environmental toxicologist who worked for the California Environmental Protection Agency for over 25 years. Last January, the Chuitna Citizens Coalition...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012111/sta_773941229.shtml
News
Feds to test arctic village of Ambler for presence of asbestos

...We know that when (asbestos-tainted rock) is used as roads, it can be a problem," said John Wheeler, an ATSDR toxicologist who plans to visit the village Aug. 15. So far, there are no known cases of asbestos-related disease in the region...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/073105/loc_20050731011.shtml
News
Some North Pole wells exceed toxin standards

...We think that the levels that people have been exposed to are far lower than what would cause health effects," state toxicologist Lori Verbrugge said. "We don't think people will get sick, but we can't be sure they're completely safe, so we're...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021210/sta_562207923.shtml
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