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Michigan / PBB Poisoning Effects Cont. #53724

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 06, 1978
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(Studio) PBB chemical poisoning disaster in Michigan several years ago outlined; continuing effects of disaster reported.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Bedford, Michigan) Necessary destruction of contaminated livestock and health effects on people who consumed contaminated prods. outlined. Recontamination of livestock reported State PBB project to control contamination outlined. [Project spokesperson Jerry DUNN - hopes, but can't be certain, that within 3 or 4 years project will eliminate all contamination.] Possible permanent pollution of some Michigan farms because of deposits of contaminated animal waste on farmland noted. [Dairy farmer Rick HALBERT - says agriculture prods. end as food and man's technology builds history of unknowns that reveal unpleasant answers.]
REPORTER: Ron Miller

Miller, Ron;
Reasoner, Harry

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