The contamination of the food chain in Michigan with PBB: the breast-feeding question.

@article{Poland1980TheCO,
  title={The contamination of the food chain in Michigan with PBB: the breast-feeding question.},
  author={Ronald L. Poland and Sanford N. Cohen},
  journal={Progress in clinical and biological research},
  year={1980},
  volume={36},
  pages={
          129-37
        }
}
Details events leading up to the December 1976 advisory on breast feeding by the Michigan Department of Public Health that was prompted by widespread contamination of human milk with polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs) accidentally introduced into the human food chain in parts of Michigan in 1973. The Michigan Department of Public Health was dissuaded from banning breast feeding in the state by a panel of experts convened to review the risks and benefits of breast feeding in Michigan in light of… CONTINUE READING

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