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baby powder
Dreamstime
December 26, 2018 - 1:51 pm
By Swati Gupta, CNN (CNN) -- Keeping up with the furor that has followed Johnson & Johnson, India's drug regulators have been collecting new test samples of baby powder. The company has been facing allegations of asbestos contamination in its talcum powder. A Reuters report published about two...
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Dreamstime
December 14, 2018 - 2:40 pm
CBS NEWS --- Johnson & Johnson has for decades known its raw talc and finished powders at times tested positive for small quantities of asbestos, with the company's doctors and lawyers vexed by the findings but failing to alert regulators or consumers, according to a Reuters story published...
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Guests include Lee Whack, spokesman for the school district; Jerry Roseman, director at the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers; Lisa Haver, co-founder of Alliance for Philadelphia Public Schools; and Kendra Brooks, coordinator of Our City, Our Schools.
Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
Flashpoint
August 12, 2018 - 12:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW community affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the recent renewed effort to fix Philadelphia's toxic schools. Philadelphia has more than 300 school facilities and with an average age of 70 years, and many...
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The School District of Philadelphia
Mike DeNardo | KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
June 29, 2018 - 8:22 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf on Friday is announcing more funding to address the dangerous environmental conditions in Philadelphia's aging school buildings. Wolf, Mayor Jim Kenney and district officials are expected to make the announcement at Roosevelt Elementary School in...
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