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Legally Poisoned

How the Law Puts Us at Risk from Toxicants

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674072213

Publication Date: 03/11/2013


328 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • Abbreviations
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Nowhere to Hide
  • 3. Discovering Disease, Dysfunction, and Death by Molecules
  • 4. Caveat Parens: A Nation at Risk from Contaminants
  • 5. Reckless Nation: How Existing Laws Fail to Protect Children
  • 6. A More Prudent Approach to Reduce Toxic Invasions
  • 7. What Kind of World Do We Want to Create?
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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