Flame retardant 'poses risks'

June 2003
Cabinet Maker;6/27/2003, Issue 5344, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that the chemical hexabromocyclododecane (HBCD), used as a flame retardant in upholstery, poses a risk to the environment in Great Britain. HBCD's properties of persistence in the environment and its tendency to bioaccumulate.


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