Friday, April 29, 2011

99% of Pregnant Women in U.S. Test Positive for Banned Chanmicals

According to a new study, practically all women in the U.S. carry multiple chemicals in their bodies, including some that have been banned for decades.

Science Daily reports:
"Among the chemicals found in the study group were PBDEs, compounds used as flame retardants now banned in many states including California, and dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT), an organochlorine pesticide banned in the United States in 1972."

Read the full story here.

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