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The body toxic : how the hazardous chemistry of everyday things threatens our health and well-being

著者: Nena Baker
出版商: New York : North Point Press, 2009, 2008.
版本/格式:   图书 : 英语 : 1st ed查看所有的版本和格式
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Almost everything we encounter--from soap to soup cans and computers to clothing--contributes to a chemical load unique to each of us. Scientists studying the phenomenon refer to it as "chemical body burden," and in The Body Toxic, the investigative journalist Nena Baker explores the many factors that have given rise to this condition--from manufacturing breakthroughs to policy decisions to political pressure to the  再读一些...
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所有的著者/提供者: Nena Baker
ISBN: 9780865477070 0865477078 9780865477469 0865477469
OCLC号码: 180751476
描述: 277 pages ; 22 cm
内容: Coming clean --
A chemical stew: body burden --
Chemicals we've loved: consumer conveniences --
Kermit's blues: atrazine and frogs --
What price beauty? Phthalates and you --
Up in flames: polybrominated diphenyl ethers --
The goods on bad plastic: Bisphenol A --
Out of the frying pan and onto the paper: perfluorinated chemicals --
Reaching ahead: new policies --
My list and beyond --
It's all about you --
Environmental and public-health groups that get it --
Learn more from government sources.
责任: Nena Baker.
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We are running a collective chemical fever that we cannot break. Everyone everywhere carries a dizzying array of chemical contaminants, the by-products of modern industry and innovation that  再读一些...

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Introduction: coming clean -- A chemical stew: body burden -- Chemicals we've loved: consumer conveniences -- Kermit's blues: atrazine and frogs -- What price beauty? Phthalates and you -- Up in flames: polybrominated diphenyl ethers -- The goods on bad plastic: bisphenol A -- Out of the frying pan and onto the paper: perfluorinated chemicals -- Reaching ahead: new policies -- Epilogue: my list and beyond -- Appendix 1: It's all about you -- Appendix 2: Environmental and public-health groups that get it -- Appendix 3: Learn more from government sources -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- Index.

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“This important book will make it impossible to ignore the inconvenient truths about products we use everyday.  Be prepared to be amazed at what is known and not known about thousands of chemicals 再读一些...

 
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