4 Workers Treated After Houston-Area Chemical Leak Four workers received medical treatment and a fifth employee remained missing after a chemical leak.
Texas Amends Waste Disposal Rules For FrackingThe Texas Railroad Commission has amended rules for disposal well operators amid concerns that high-pressure injections can trigger earthquakes.
Study: All North Texas Students At Chemical Disaster RiskA new study found every single student in Dallas and Rockwall Counties is at risk of exposure to chemical disaster. Researchers call it a major threat to our children, that went unnoticed until the West Fertilizer Plant explosion.
Halliburton Reaches $1.1B Gulf Oil Spill SettlementHalliburton says it has agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle a substantial portion of plaintiff claims arising from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Ellis County Chemical Spill Caused By Alcohol, FerretsA DPS report says two ferrets and alcohol contributed to a wreck that spilled toxic chemicals on a county road in Ellis county last month.
Report Identifies 'Dangerous Toys' Still On ShelvesThe U.S. Public Interest Research Group released their 27th annual Trouble in Toyland report identifying a number of dangerous or toxic toys that can still be found in America’s stores.
Toxic Waste A Big Issue In Tornado Storm CleanupIn the neighborhoods of southwest Arlington, you can see the remains of destroyed garages, their walls collapsed and roofs ripped off. In that rubble you can also see lots of damaged or emptied shelves. So, what happened to the things stored in those garages?
Is Sugar, The Way It's Consumed By Americans, Toxic?If you are what you eat, then what does it mean that the average American consumes 130 pounds of sugar a year? The chances are good that sugar is a bigger part of your daily diet than you may realize which is why this story is so important.
Radioactive Tissue Holders Pulled From Stores In TexasMetal tissue holders contaminated with low levels of radioactive material may have been distributed to Bed, Bath & Beyond stores in more than 20 states including Texas, federal regulators said Thursday.
School Evacuated For Possible Carbon Monoxide LeakThe school day was disrupted for students and staff at Rangel Women's Leadership High School near Fair Park in Dallas after complaints headaches and nausea -- possibly from a carbon monoxide leak.
CBS 11 News Tests For Toxic Metals In Children's ProductsIs the government really cracking down on products containing toxic metals? CBS 11 News went undercover inside a number of North Texas stores and put dozens of kids toys and jewelry to the test.
Texas: BP Refinery Emitted Toxic Chemicals