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Living and Coping / Aerosol Cans #37569

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 09, 1975
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(Studio) Reports of misuse and danger from aerosol cans on increase Consumer Products Safety Commission hears problem.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Commission reveals aerosol spray cans kill estimated 125 yearly; most are young people inhaling product to produce a high. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Berg relate story of son's death following his inhaling Pam Spray. [BERG - produces list of 90 names; all youngsters who died after inhaling Pam.] Mfr. of Pam refuses to respond to ABC query. Consumer guidelines for spray can safety detailed.
REPORTER: Virginia Sherwood

Reasoner, Harry;
Sherwood, Virginia

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