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Contact: Michael Woods
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American Chemical Society

PDBE

Caption: Scientists report that California residents have higher-than-average blood levels of a possibly toxic flame retardant called PBDEs, which are used in upholstered furniture and electronics.

Credit: Arlene Blum

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Related news release: American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac


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