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PBB / Michigan #492191

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 15, 1977
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(Studio) PBB contamination in Michigan 3 years ago noted. Meat contaminated still being sold.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(No location given) Farmers being allowed to sell cattle sickened by PBB because state meat inspectors say it won't make people sick. [Farmer Jim VAN HAITSAMA - says state told him he could sell affected cattle, but says he wouldn't eat them himself.] State agriculture commission ignores panel of scientists requesting lowering level of PBB allowed in meat. Group of farmers trying to get Governor William Milliken recalled because of state's handling of affair. [WOMAN - says it's state officials' responsibility.] State's pending actions noted.
REPORTER: Brian Ross

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Ross, Brian
Duration:
00:02:00

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