Madison next on EPD’s radar - Morgan County Citizen
By Tia Lynn Ivey managing editor In the wake of a health report linking increased cancer rates in Covington to toxic gas emissions from the nearby BD Bard plant, The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (GEPD) has vowed to evaluate the BD Bard plant in Madison next. At the end of July, Georgia Health News and WebMD released a joint report about the use of ethylene oxide, a toxic gas used for sterilization recently designated by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a gas that “definitely” causes cancer, in ... Read More