Hot-People informs the public about the murky dangers of toxic waste sites and other environmental hazards.
Most people are not aware of how close they may live to current or former toxic waste dumps. Some of these have been determined by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to be contaminated with toxins that can lead to cancer, respiratory ailments, and birth defects, among other problesm. Some sites are contaminated with radioactive toxins,
We encourage everyone to look themselves up and to check on their "Hot Rating", which is an empirical estimate of their proximity to EPA toxic waste dumps. The links next to your name point you to some of the closest hot, toxic waste dumps, like this one: 100041