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This study provides a lot of food for thought.
- A “tap water” control was used having a chlorine concentration of 0.7 mg/L. Chlorinated water at 10 mg/L administered to mice did not significantly affect gut microbial communities. 473 more words
Studying plastic characteristics in the marine environment is important to better understand interaction between plastics and the environment. In the present study, high-density polyethylene (HDPE), polyethylene terephalate (PET), and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) samples were collected from the coastal environment in order to study their surface properties. 120 more words
Anna Bulbrook, the multi-talented violinist/keyboardist/tambourinist/occasional vocalist for The Airborne Toxic Event, has been teasing a forthcoming release from her new band The Bulls since way back in October, when Bulbrook and guitarist Marc Sallis premiered their first song, “Come Unwound.” 396 more words
We’ve known for quite some time now that a single compound called MX (after the MX missile of years past) is very genotoxic. The relative toxicities reported here are very interesting. 382 more words