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Main Title Raising children toxic free : how to keep your child safe from lead, asbestos, pesticides, and other environmental hazards /
Author Needleman, Herbert L.,
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Landrigan, Philip J.
Publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux,
Year Published 1994
OCLC Number 29182320
ISBN 0374246432; 9780374246433; 0374523924 (pbk.); 9780374523923 (pbk.)
Subjects Pediatric toxicology. ; Poisoning. ; Child. ; Environmental Exposure--prevention & control. ; Infant. ; Poisoning--in infancy & childhood
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EJAM  RA1225.N44 1994 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 08/04/1995
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xii, 259 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249) and index.
Contents Notes
Foreword (p.xi) -- Preface (p.3) -- Introduction (p.9) -- Reproduction (p.17) -- Behavior, development, and environmental neurotoxins (p.27) -- Cancer (p.41) -- The most common environmental toxins. Lead (p.67) -- Mercury (p.81) -- Asbestos (p.85) -- Pesticides (p.112) -- Radiation (p.137) -- Tobacco (p.159) -- Solvents and PCBs (p.169) -- Air pollution (p.177) -- Epilogue : a healthy planet for healthy children (p.197) -- Appendices. The household inventory (p.217) -- Major environmental organizations in the United States (p.223) -- Governmental organizations (p.243) -- State radon contacts (p.247) -- Reference books (p.249) -- Periodicals (p.251) -- Index (p.253). Contains chapters on lead, mercury, asbestos, pesticides, radiation, tobacco, solvents and PCB's and air pollution.