Startling test results reveal toxic chemicals from our industrial society are in pregnant women and likely affecting the health of the fetus. There are thousands upon thousands of chemicals with potentially tragic long term consequences that currently have no government restrictions or regulations. This report helps establish that more needs to be done to protect the public from harmful chemicals being released into our water and air.
Conclusions: Pregnant women in the U.S. are exposed to multiple chemicals. Further efforts are warranted to understand sources of exposure and implications for policy-making.
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