Environmental Science & Technology - Wood floor finish fingered as source of PCBs

February 6, 2008

By Kellyn Betts

Excerpt: When PCB concentrations in the residents’ blood were compared with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s PCB data they were found to be higher than those in 95% of the U.S. population. In fact, the PCB concentrations in one resident’s blood exceeded the highest level ever reported in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey for a white woman over the age of 59.
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