New MDH list shows hundreds of potentially harmful chemicals – Minnesota Public Radio

Posted by Trish Riley, July 5, 2010

Moorhead, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Health on Thursday released a list of hundreds of chemicals that pose a potential health risk.

The state’s list includes 1,755 substances, among them lead, mercury, arsenic and cadmium. But it also includes many other organic chemicals that include pesticides, flame retardants, dyes and other chemicals used in industry or found in consumer products.

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