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ToxicDocs: The largest database on industrial poisons – some 20 million once-secret industry and trade association documents concerning the health hazards of toxic chemicals, such as asbestos, lead and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs.)

Download PDF Copy Reviewed by James Ives, MPsychDec 12 2018 Johnson & Johnson, the world’s largest health care products maker, is in the midst of more than 10,000 lawsuits claiming that its iconic baby powder is linked to cancer. In July, a verdict by a Missouri jury awarded 22 women $4.6 billion in a lawsuit […]

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Vendre sans conscience ne fonctionne plus.

Une étude d’Edelman Intelligence montre que les deux tiers des consommateurs français (65%) choisissent d’acheter ou de boycotter une marque pour ses prises de position. Ce qui n’était hier qu’un simple avantage devient aujourd’hui une obligation. Pour exister, croître et embellir, une société se doit d’être aux prises de positions sociétales. Voilà le principal enseignement […]

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The cost of ignoring the warning signs – EEA publishes ‘Late Lessons from Early Warnings, volume II’

New technologies have sometimes had very harmful effects, but in many cases the early warning signs have been suppressed or ignored. The second volume of Late Lessons from Early Warnings investigates specific cases where danger signals have gone unheeded, in some cases leading to deaths, illness and environmental destruction. The first volume of Late Lessons, […]

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Votre obsession pour les technologies embarquées dans vos smartphones pourraient bientôt aider à traiter des maladies mentales

C’est dans le MIT review que j’ai décelé ceci – Analyzing the way you type and scroll can reveal as much as a psychological test. There are about 45 million people in the US alone with a mental illness, and those illnesses and their courses of treatment can vary tremendously. But there is something most […]

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