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Environmental Health

How to Prevent Mold in New York (10 Steps)

How to Prevent Mold in New York It may not seem like an imminent priority, but mold can go from an eyesore to a health hazard in less than 48 hours.  Make sure to take mold spores seriously and address issues quickly.  The best cure is to prevent mold from growing in the first place.  […]

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Environmental Exposures

DDT Pesticides, PCBs, & Other Organochlorines

What are Organochlorines? Organochlorines are a class of compounds with a similar chemical structure that persist in the environment and in the bodies of humans and other animals long after their use, including Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane, or DDT, and Polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, among others. What is DDT? DDT was widely used as a pesticide in agriculture […]

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