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Main Title The toxic sandbox : the truth about environmental toxins and our children's health /
Author McDonald, Libby.
Publisher Penguin,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 148730348
ISBN 9780399533631 (pbk.); 039953363X (pbk.)
Subjects Pediatric toxicology--Popular works. ; Environmental toxicology--Popular works.
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EIAM  RA1225.M43 2007 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 12/07/2009
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xiii, 204 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Notes
"A Perigee book." Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-193) and index.
Contents Notes
Uncovering the truth: a year long investigation -- Lead: there is no safe threshold -- Mercury: fish contaminated with mercury -- Plastics: toss the bad plastics -- PCBs and flame retardants: old and new carcinogens -- Air pollution: dirty air harms our children's brains -- Pesticides: which foods are safe? -- A safer future: why there's reason to hope-- and to stay informed.