Tag Archives: pcbs

Dear Mr. Pruitt: On this we can agree (I think.)

Dear Mr. Pruitt, With Trump’s proposed budget, looks like you could use some support. We disagree about climate change so I won’t go there, but you have said that cleanup of contaminated sites was a priority, and it looks like hundreds of millions of dollars for haz-waste cleanup could be axed. So, since I’ve been […]

Some use for “old genes” in a modern world?

Ever since a couple of colleagues and I foolishly thought we could actually transplant caged killifish in the wilds of New Jersey —  a contaminated Newark backwater to be more exact (within a week the fish were gone, cages and all – stolen) I’ve been interested in the incredibly resistant little minnow. Not only can it withstand […]