Pa. Supreme Court Rules Family's Lawsuit Against Chemical Companies For Father’s Death Allowed To ProceedA groundbreaking civil case involving the long-time groundskeeper and superintendent at a local golf course will proceed, thanks to a ruling by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.
CDC: Vitamin E Acetate, THC May Be To Blame For Vaping Related Lung IllnessesVitamin E acetate, in combination with THC, may be to blame for a national outbreak of e-cigarette-related lung injuries that are linked to dozens of deaths, according to US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials.
Report Warns Against Using Plastic Food ContainersA new report is warning against using plastic food containers because of the fear that harmful chemicals could leak into your food.
Large Korean Company, LG, Sends 45 Executives To Explore Possible Pittsburgh ConnectionsA delegation of LG executives is in Pittsburgh, exploring an enhanced relationship with the city, its universities, and high tech companies.
Documentary Raises Concerns About Safety Of Everyday ProductsIn a documentary premiering in Pittsburgh on Wednesday, the safety of the products you use for just about everything from washing your hair to cleaning your countertops are questioned.
Pennsylvania Resources Council Announces 2015 Collection EventsDo you have any old electronics or chemicals laying around that you don't know how to get rid of?
Officials Inspecting Abandoned Plant After 2 Dogs Found Covered In Chemical AdhesiveHAZMAT and government agencies are investigating the site of an abandoned plant in Ohio, where two dogs were found covered in tar.
CCAC Investigating Chemicals Missing From Chemistry LabPolice are investigating after some chemicals went missing from the Community College of Allegheny County.
Westmoreland Co. Couple Accused In Meth Making OperationIt doesn't look like much, but the state Attorney General's Office says the dilapidated trailer at 613 Kier Street in Salina, Westmoreland County, was a methamphetamine production facility.
Subway: "Yoga Mat" Chemical Almost Out Of BreadSubway says an ingredient dubbed the "yoga mat" chemical will be entirely phased out of its bread by next week.
State Orders Ash Waste Dump Shut DownLittle Blue is a two-square mile lagoon containing untold tons of coal combustion waste, and folks who live nearby say it’s made their lives a misery.
Chemicals Used To De-Ice Roads Causing Spike In Tire ProblemsThe cold weather may be gone for now, but it’ll be back again - sooner rather than later since it’s not even mid-January.
Fire Forces Evacuations At Unity Twp. WalmartA fire forced an evacuation at a Walmart in Westmoreland County late Saturday evening.
DEP Cites Deficiencies In FirstEnergy’s Plan To Clean Up Little Blue RunFrom the air it might look like an inviting lake, but Little Blue Run is filled with fly ash and calcium sulfate trapped at FirstEnergy's Bruce Manfield Plant seven miles away.
County Testing Point State Park Fountain For Legionnaires' DiseaseThe Allegheny County Health Department is testing the water in the fountain at Pittsburgh's Point State Park after a recent visitor was diagnosed with Legionnaire's disease, which is commonly spread by waterborne bacteria.