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Formaldehyde Added To Official List of Known Carcinogens; Now Lets Ban It In Building Materials

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jan 04, 2012 02:07 AM
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The Formaldehyde Council will tell you that the stuff is a perfectly natural part of our world, and it is, in small doses. In larger doses, the stuff is used by Koch-owned Georgia Pacific and others to make particle board, plywood and other lumber products. It has been known to cause cancer for years, but the chemical industry has been fighting hard to prevent its inclusion on the Health and Human Services Report on Carcinogens .... Read the full story on TreeHugger





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