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The heat of the hookah pipe may be too much to handle

Hookah smoking has been around for hundreds of years and is smoked around the world. Here in the U.S. it is popular with teens and college students, but do they really know what they are smoking and how it will affect them?   449 more words

Tobacco

Globe-trotting pollutants pose a larger threat to public health than previously thought

New research suggests that when it comes to air pollution, what goes around comes around.

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons — toxic air pollutants produced by fuel combustion — are typically treated as a local issue in places with smog and bad air quality. 35 more words

Jefferson Public Radio

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Tehran's Drinking Water

Sadeghi R, Kobarfard F, Yazdanpanah H, Eslamizad S, Bayate M. Simultaneous Determination of 13 Priority Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Tehran’s Tap Water and Water for Injection Samples Using Dispersive Liquid-Liquid Micro Extraction Method and Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry. 180 more words

Organic Contaminants