Latest Decabromodiphenyl ether Stories
Not really, but they are one of the most contaminated avian species on the planet, according to researchers from the University of Michigan in a recent edition of the Journal of Great Lakes Research.
The bromine derivatives market in Asia-Pacific is expected to grow with a CAGR of 3.27% from 2013 to 2018.
Prenatal and childhood exposure to flame retardant compounds are linked to poorer attention, fine motor coordination and IQ in school-aged children.
A Duke University-led study of North Carolina toddlers suggests that exposure to potentially toxic flame-retardant chemicals may be higher in nonwhite toddlers than in white toddlers.
Exposure during pregnancy to flame retardant chemicals commonly found in the home is linked to lower birthweight babies.
A new study finds that pregnant women in Northern California have the highest PBDE flame retardant exposures reported to date among pregnant women worldwide.
BOSTON, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers studied over two dozen offices in Boston and discovered dangerous flame retardant chemicals - polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) - banned by an international treaty - are contaminating every office.
BATON ROUGE, La., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the development, manufacture and marketing of flame retardants, announced today that it will increase prices of SAYTEXÂ® flame retardants on shipments beginning July 1, 2011, or as contracts allow, at the following rates: SAYTEXÂ® 102E (decabromodiphenyl oxide) by $1.00/kg globallySAYTEXÂ® 4010 (decabromodiphenyl ethane) by $0.80/kg globallySAYTEXÂ® 8010 (decabromodiphenyl ethane) by $2.00/kg...
New study reveals dangerous chemicals in carpet padding Obsolete California regulation to blame NEW YORK, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the first public study of its kind, a type of foam carpet pad commonly sold in the USA was demonstrated to contain flame retardant chemicals that raise concerns about human health.
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