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Styrene

Toxic Dangers: The Plight Of A Protective Parent In A Chemical World

Lindsay Dahl, deputy director of Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families, is focused on the same goal. Earlier this year, her nonprofit coalition helped lead more than 200 moms and kids as part of the National Stroller Brigade in Washington, D.C. Their mission: convince Congress to...
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Other Toxic Substances: Styrene: Issues and implications The facts (such as they are) behind the furor surrounding this vital crosslinking chemical’s listing in the 12th RoC.

Since the 1980s, in fact, a variety of state, national and international organizations have assessed the health effects of styrene and deemed it not harmful to humans if managed using the accepted guidelines. However, in 2004, the U.S. National Toxicology Program (NTP), under the...
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