Perfluorinated Chemicals (PFCs)

Contaminants of Concern
Product Number: EB00701255
Released: Mar 23, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781119363842
Publisher: Wiley-Scrivener
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Description

This new volume provides a timely study on the environmental challenges from a specific class of perfluorinated chemical compounds (PFCs) that are now being recognized as a worldwide health threat.  Recent studies report that levels of classes of PFCs known as polyfluoroalkyl and perfluoroalkyl (PFASs) exceed federally recommended safety levels in public drinking-water supplies for 6 million people in the United States and that as many as 100 million people could be at risk from exposure to these chemicals.

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Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Dec 06, 2016

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