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Main Title Perchlorate and children's health : the case for a strong cleanup standard for rocket fuel in drinking water /
Author Madsen, Travis.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Jahagirdar, Sujatha
Publisher Environment California Research & Policy Center,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 57559670
Subjects Perchlorates--Environmental aspects--United States ; Water--Pollution--United States
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD  TD427.P33M33 2005 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 02/04/2005
Collation 34 p. ; 28 cm.
Contents Notes Executive summary -- Introduction -- Perchlorate contamination plagues California's drinking water supplies -- The Colorado River -- Aquifers and wells -- Contamination in food -- Perchlorate threatens developing fetuses and infant children -- Perchlorate impairs the thyroid hormone system -- Impaired thyroid function leads to problems in brain development, learning, and behavior, Learning disabilities are a serious and growing problem in California -- Regulatory action: setting a cleanup standard that will protect children -- Recommendations of one part per billion -- California's publich health goal: six times weaker -- Policyt Recommendations -- Notes.
Place Published Los Angeles, CA :
Access Notes Available on the World Wide Web. Viewed: 02/03/2005.
Corporate Au Added Ent Environment California Research & Policy Center.
PUB Date Free Form 2005.
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20050203115433
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 01671nam 2200253Ka 45020