Fact: 202 chemicals in use may cause brain damage

November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/13/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 43, p29
Trade Publication
The article highlights a report on industrial chemicals that could cause damage to the brains of children. The report states that a few industrial chemicals are recognized causes of neurodevelopmental disorders and subclinical brain dysfunction. It explains the two main impediments to prevention of neurodevelopmental deficits of chemical origin. The authors of the report suggests that the effects of industrial chemical pollution is difficult to identify.


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