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Rich in carcinogens

Rich in carcinogens

作者:符毵钪  时间:2019-03-07 02:18:07  人气:

By Nell Boyce in Washington DC THE risk of developing cancer as a result of exposure to dioxins is 10 times as great as previously estimated, according to a leaked report from the US Environmental Protection Agency. The controversial reassessment of the threat, which the agency had planned to release in June, also warns that the chemical can disrupt children’s nervous and immune systems. Dioxins are a by-product of many industrial processes, including waste incineration,