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Breaking New Trails:
Share Arlene Blum’s visions for creating a better world.
Arlene's current "mountain" is to work with the chemical industry, scientists, government, and environmentalists to define a better policy for fire retardants and related chemicals.
Arlene Blum's publications on fire retardant chemicals:
November 2006 Op-ed in the New York Times on fire retardant chemicals Click here
Flame-retardant Additives as Possible Cancer Hazard (pdf) Click here
Children Absorb Tris-BP Flame Retardant from Sleepwear (pdf) Click here
Another Flame Retardant, Tris-(1,3-dichloro-2-propyl)-phosphate and it's Expected Metabolites are Mutagens
For a 2005 study on body burden of toxic chemicals as reported in the Oakland Tribune: Click here
To learn about Arlene Blum's ideas for helping children learn and enjoy math with the Math Project: Click here