Saturday, 25 October 2014
Study Links Autism With Industrial Chemical Air Pollutants
Obviously, then, mothers and families should avoid these chemicals, right? Well, that’s the point of the study. Styrene is a chemical compound found in plastics and paints. It is also produced during the burning of gasoline. Chromium is a heavy metal which develops as a result of steel hardening and other major industrial processes.
He adds, “Our aspirations for truly becoming the most livable city cannot be realized if our children’s health is threatened by dangerous levels of air toxics. Addressing this issue must remain one of our region’s top priorities.”
Source : Dumb out , Oct 2014