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Chemical Ind. and Brain Cancer #507604

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 28, 1980
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(Studio) Govt. studies released yesterday said indicating link between chemical industry and brain cancer.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Port Arthur, Texas) Study's findings with regard to employees at Dow Chemical plant in Freeport, Texas, and Union Carbide plant in Texas City, Texas, noted; another study said indicating link between brain tumors and oil industry workers in Port Arthur, Texas. Findings of survey of Texaco, Gulf and Mobil refineries outlined. [OSHA spokesperson J. William LLOYD - notes risk of brain cancer.] Reaction of companies and union noted. [Union official Anthony MAZZOCHI - comments.] Future course of research outlined.
REPORTER: Robert Bazell

Bazell, Robert;
Utley, Garrick

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