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Michigan / PBB Poisoning #55886

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 28, 1978
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(Studio) Effects of PBB on Michigan livestock recalled. Report on release of new information on effects of contamination on humans in Michigan.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(No location given) Background on PBB contamination in Michigan recalled; films and photos shown. [MAN - describes effects of poisoning on livestk.] Studies resulting in discovery of PBB poisoning in humans in Michigan noted. [2nd MAN - says methods to rid body of PBB are being researched.] Is reported that no link has been found between chemical and any particular diseases, but suspicions are there. [WOMAN - is concerned about having records of contamination in daughter's history in case something shows up in future.]
REPORTER: Ron Miller (WZZM news film) (WXYZ newsfilm)

Miller, Ron;
Robinson, Max

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