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Schools and Daycare Are Sources of Toxic Chemical Exposure for Kids

Posted By Yuka Yoneda On July 7, 2010 @ 2:30 pm In eco kids,Inhabitots | No Comments

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If your children go to school or daycare, you’ll want to read this scary news [1]. New research [1] found that classrooms and daycare centers are a significant source of exposure to flame retardants and polycholorinated biphenyls [2] (PCBs) for kids from ages 1 to 6!


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[1] Image: http://www.inhabitots.com/2010/07/07/schools-and-daycare-are-top-sources-of-kids-toxic-chemical-exposure/

[2] polycholorinated biphenyls: http://www.epa.gov/epawaste/hazard/tsd/pcbs/index.htm

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