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Contact: Michael Woods
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American Chemical Society

Glacial Melt

Caption: Scientists report that high levels of the banned pesticide DDT drain into coastal waters each year in Antarctica, harming the environment while adding another consequence to global warming.

Credit: Courtesy of Heidi N. Geisz

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Related news release: American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- May 21, 2008


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