25 Sep '13, 12pm

Flame retardants banned years ago finally declining in women, study suggests

Flame retardants banned years ago finally declining in women, study suggests

Scientists have documented for the first time that banned flame retardants have declined in people in the United States, where levels of the chemicals had been growing exponentially. The small study, published today, reported that levels in pregnant California women were 65 percent lower than in a similar group of women tested three years earlier.

Full article: http://www.environmentalhealthnews.org/ehs/news/2013/flam...

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