Ethylene Oxide Levels Being Measured in Lake County

Ethylene Oxide Levels Being Measured in Lake County

June 11, 2019

Lake County (Ill.) Health Department officials are in the process of measuring levels of ethylene oxide near companies in the northern suburbs. The cancer-causing chemical is used for the sterilization of equipment by Medline Industries in Gurnee and Vantage Specialty Chemicals in Waukegan.

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What is the Difference Between Lung Cancer and Mesothelioma?

October 4, 2013

Many people have heard the terms mesothelioma and lung cancer, and know that they refer to serious, often fatal diseases, which cause many of the same symptoms: shortness of breath, a nagging cough, and unexplained weight loss and fatigue.

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