The Science of DioxinSeptember 30, 2015 | |
Texas Panel Recommends Against San Jacinto River Cancer Cluster Studies
A panel convened by the Texas Department of State Health Services has recommended that there should not be any studies to determine if there are cancer clusters near the San Jacinto River.
The panel determined that there were insufficient cancer diagnoses to conclude that they might be caused by environmental factors.
- “Texas Health Department Report on Cancer Occurrence in East Harris County: An Expert Analysis,” available at http://www.rivkinradler.com/publications/from-the-experts/
- “Texas Governor Greg Abbott Signs Bill that Limits Pollution Lawsuits,” available at http://www.rivkinradler.com/publications/dioxin-developments-2/
- “Texas County Appeals in San Jacinto River Case,” available at http://www.rivkinradler.com/publications/in-the-courts/