NBC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 09, 2012
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(New York: Mara Schiavocampo) The chemical dangers in upholstered products for children examined; details given about problems with potentially toxic flame retardants, including PBDEs phased out by the EPA, the chemical Tris. [Mrs. TREADWAY - says they wanted furniture without fire retardants.] [Green Science Policy Inst. Arlene BLUM- says the chemicals come out into the air.]
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