NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 29, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Washington: Robert Hager) The EPA’s review of the chemical perfluorooctanoic†† acid, or PFOA, found in many common household products, such as Teflon, featured; details given of potential health hazards. [Du Pont research director Uma CHOWDHRY††- says experience suggests the material is safe to use.] [Health advocate Jane HOULIHAN†- says the solution has to be a regulatory ban.]
(NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.)
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