chemical industry

Trump’s Latest Appointee Is A Creature Of The Chemical Industry Swamp (VIDEO)

Trump’s Latest Appointee Is A Creature Of The Chemical Industry Swamp (VIDEO)

It’s been amply established that “drain the swamp” is yet another massive swindle from Donald Trump. His administration is a virtual who’s who of lobbyists and corporate titans. But the latest Trump appointee in the spotlight may be one of his worst yet. The man he has tapped to be the top regulator for the […]

The Chemical Industry That Lobbied For Lower Regulations Is Now Poisoning Houston

The Chemical Industry That Lobbied For Lower Regulations Is Now Poisoning Houston

Dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey is bad enough. Now we learn Texas has another problem–chemical poisoning. Thursday morning, the Arkema chemical plant in Crosby, about 25 miles northeast of Houston, experienced two explosions, releasing organic peroxides into the air, sending at least ten sheriff’s deputies to the hospital. And in Houston, trying to recover […]