Pediatrics Group Wants Stronger Chemical Restrictions

Monday, April 25, 2011

sisters, children (Natia Koiava/flickr)

The American Academy of Pediatrics says that chemical-management policies have to be revised to better protect children, pregnant women, and the elderly. Dr. Jerome Paulson is the incoming chair of the Council on Environmental Health for the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the lead author of new guidelines issued today.

Guests:

Jerome Paulson

Produced by:

Arwa Gunja and Duncan Wilson

Comments [2]

jim

Heritage foundation, Cato Inst., and the Koch Bros. conglomerate of think tanks, including the legislative council that is writing all these right wing laws will no doubt control these laws. But it is "not about money" the Koch boys say.

Apr. 25 2011 11:00 AM
Peg

I'd like to hear pro life and anti climate change opinions on this issue. How many children are we killing and disabling from our modern chemical soup?

Apr. 25 2011 06:59 AM

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