polybrominated love

Definitions

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  • adjective chemistry Having had multiple hydrogen atoms replaced by bromine

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Examples

  • The Hidden Hazards In the Nursery study tested 20 products -- including nursing pillows, changing pads, bassinet pads and car seats -- for traces of Tris and other toxic chemical flame retardants called polybrominated diphenyl ether compounds, or PBDEs.

    Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff: Flame Retardants Refuse to Burn Out

  • The Hidden Hazards In the Nursery study tested 20 products -- including nursing pillows, changing pads, bassinet pads and car seats -- for traces of Tris and other toxic chemical flame retardants called polybrominated diphenyl ether compounds, or PBDEs.

    Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff: Flame Retardants Refuse to Burn Out

  • The Hidden Hazards In the Nursery study tested 20 products -- including nursing pillows, changing pads, bassinet pads and car seats -- for traces of Tris and other toxic chemical flame retardants called polybrominated diphenyl ether compounds, or PBDEs.

    Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff: Flame Retardants Refuse to Burn Out

  • The Hidden Hazards In the Nursery study tested 20 products -- including nursing pillows, changing pads, bassinet pads and car seats -- for traces of Tris and other toxic chemical flame retardants called polybrominated diphenyl ether compounds, or PBDEs.

    Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff: Flame Retardants Refuse to Burn Out

  • The Hidden Hazards In the Nursery study tested 20 products -- including nursing pillows, changing pads, bassinet pads and car seats -- for traces of Tris and other toxic chemical flame retardants called polybrominated diphenyl ether compounds, or PBDEs.

    Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff: Flame Retardants Refuse to Burn Out

  • Becky wakes up on her new mattress—with the luxurious foam pad on top—both of which have been manufactured, as have all U.S. bedding materials, with a flame-retardant known as polybrominated diphenyl ethers, or PBDEs.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • Becky wakes up on her new mattress—with the luxurious foam pad on top—both of which have been manufactured, as have all U.S. bedding materials, with a flame-retardant known as polybrominated diphenyl ethers, or PBDEs.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • The flame-retardant chemicals that were used the most until recently are called polybrominated diphenylethers, or PBDEs.

    The Most Toxic Home Products

  • The chemicals, known as polybrominated diphenyl ethers or PBDEs, were introduced around 30 years ago****, for use in households as a flame retardant.

    Archive 2007-08-01

  • The chemicals, known as polybrominated diphenyl ethers or PBDEs, were introduced around 30 years ago****, for use in households as a flame retardant.

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