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# carcinogens - Friday 11 April, 2014

EPA accused by Senator of not acting on carcinogens released from Portlaoise plant

John Whelan says the EPA is ‘asleep at the wheel’.

# carcinogens - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Smoking related diseases in women reaching 'epic proportions'

The Irish Cancer Society is concerned about the high number of young female smokers – saying lung cancer deaths in Ireland have now exceeded breast cancer deaths.

# carcinogens - Saturday 2 July, 2011

New study concludes that mobile phones don't cause cancer

However scientists say it may be years before a longer term effect can identified or ruled out.

# carcinogens - Thursday 16 June, 2011

Dangerous quantities of carcinogenic gas detected in Kerry home

The house in Castleisland contains radon levels 185 times greater than the safe limit – one of the highest concentrations ever found in Europe.