Why “safe” levels of toxic chemicals may not be safe
“There’s no problem; toxic exposure is too low to cause any harm” is a common response by pubic officials when citizens raise concerns about toxins in the environment, such a PCBs or atrazine.
MEJO board member Kristine Mattis explains why this assurance may not be accurate in this article published at Counterpunch Online:
By now, a large number of consumers are aware of the hazards of the synthetic compound bisphenol-A (BPA). Effect… [MORE]