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One of seven projects chosen as part of new federal health study to address contamination affecting communities nationwide
New analysis calls into question effectiveness of fire safety regulations that lead to the use of hazardous chemicals in furniture.
Switching to flame retardant free foam pit cubes reduces exposures without compromising fire safety
Analysis shows Hispanic communities are disproportionately exposed
Analysis shows association between Oral-B Glide dental floss and higher exposures
Study reveals efforts to address widespread PFAS contamination affecting millions of Americans
NIH-funded project will focus on effects of PFASs from firefighting foams on children’s immune systems
Innovative study is at the forefront of environmental health research, with scientists using cutting-edge tools to sift through vast amounts of exposure data and hone in on the real chemical culprits.