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Health / Lead Exposure Rules / Cancer and EDB #51604

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 13, 1978
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(Studio) Federal government's announcement of new rules to try to protect workers against lead poisoning noted; potential health problems from lead poisoning listed. Lead industry's lawsuit against new regulations outlined. Linkage to cancer of chemical EDB, used in pesticides and leaded gasoline, by National Cancer Institute reported Govt. decision with regard to use of EDB in agriculture said to be expected in January
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Reporter(s):
Robinson, Max
Duration:
00:00:40

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