A look at how the flame retardant industry came to touch so many objects in our lives.
With the chemical industry challenging the cancer link, the agency has held off on action.
If you've been following the problems encountered by the banks, you've probably come across the phrase "toxic assets." They've poisoned banks' balance sheets and brought them to the brink of failure. But what is a toxic asset, exactly? Marketplace Senior Editor Paddy Hirsch explains.