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Published on Tuesday, 07 February 2012

Study says PFC’s compromise children’s health

Written by John Mowbray

FluorineBOSTON – Harvard scientists have released a new study saying children exposed to fluorine-based chemicals from textiles and food packaging, may have compromised immune systems and are less likely to respond to routine vaccinations. Perfluorocarbons (PFC’s) are widely used to give stain- and water-repellent finishes to outdoor clothing and interior textiles.


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