Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers: Occurrence, Dietary Exposure, and Toxicology

Darnerud, Per Ola; Eriksen, Gunnar S.; Johannesson, Torkell; Larsen, Poul B.; Viluksela, Matti
March 2001
Environmental Health Perspectives Supplements;Mar2001 Supplement 1, Vol. 109, p49
Examines the toxicity of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE) as flame retardants in commercial products in Sweden. Accumulation of PBDE in the environment and in aquatic isotopes; Characteristics of animal toxicity during gestation; Detection of PBDE levels in mother's milk.


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