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First link between potentially toxic PFCs in office air and in office workers’ blood

30 Jan 2012

In a first-of-its-kind study, scientists are reporting that the indoor air in offices is an important source of worker exposure to potentially toxic substances released by carpeting, furniture, paint and other items. 251 more words

Boston

Study examines link between vaccinations and exposure to compound widely used in food packaging

30 Jan 2012

CHICAGO – Elevated exposures in children to perfluorinated compounds, which are widely used in manufacturing and food packaging, were associated with lower antibody responses to routine childhood immunizations, according to a study in the January 25 issue of JAMA. 654 more words

United States