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Flame retardant exposure found to lower IQ in children

Flame retardant exposure found to lower IQ in children

Fiat Lux - By Bennett McIntosh, UCSF

A hazardous class of flame retardant chemicals commonly found in furniture and household products damages children’s intelligence, resulting in loss of IQ points, according to a new study by UC San Francisco researchers. The study, published Aug. 3, 2017, in Environmental Health Perspectives, …

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