TITLE

America sets limits on level of dangerous chemical found in water

AUTHOR(S)
Jabr, Ferris
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
New Scientist;2/12/2011, Vol. 209 Issue 2799, p01
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
58606909

 

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