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Formaldehyde Foam Insulation Side-Effects #261515

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 01, 1979
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(Studio) Report with regard to allegations that formaldehyde foam insulation has serious side effects introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Boston, Massachusetts) Robert McGlew shown dismantling walls of his house to remove foam insulation. [Robert's wife MARGERY - explains that she was suffering from a sensitivity to formaldehyde fumes.] Massachusetts Department of Health reported to have banned further installation of formaldehyde foam insulation. [Massachusetts Executive Office of Consumer Affairs Eileen SCHELL - comments on reasons for ban.] [Ind. spokesman Fritz KRAMER - explains consumer complaint procedures they would like to institute.] [Homeowners Al COLE, Robert McGLEW - describe their problems.] California and federal Consumer Products Safety Commission said investigating problem.
REPORTER: Mitchell Krauss (WCCO-TV newsfilm)

Reporter(s):
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:03:10

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