Tires Harming Salmon–Northwest Tribes Petition EPA to Ban Chemical Found in Tires

For years, something strange was happening in the Pacific Northwest: migrating coho salmon were dying in large quantities. However, only in the last few years have researchers and biologists begun to understand what was happening. They determined that chemical pollution from tires–6PPD-quinone, specifically–was entering streams and killing these salmon and harming other aquatic life. Earlier … Continue reading Tires Harming Salmon–Northwest Tribes Petition EPA to Ban Chemical Found in Tires