TITLE

Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers: Occurrence, Dietary Exposure, and Toxicology

AUTHOR(S)
Darnerud, Per Ola; Eriksen, Gunnar S.; Johannesson, Torkell; Larsen, Poul B.; Viluksela, Matti
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Environmental Health Perspectives Supplements;Mar2001 Supplement 1, Vol. 109, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
5269325

 

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