America sets limits on level of dangerous chemical found in water

Jabr, Ferris
February 2011
New Scientist;2/12/2011, Vol. 209 Issue 2799, p01
The article reports on a 2011 announcement from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, in which the agency indicated that it will call for a stricter regulation of amounts of the natural chemical perchlorate which is found in drinking water because the chemical has been associated with thyroid gland problems which can affect infant development.


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