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Test Results

July 14, 2005

Body Burden: The Pollution in Newborns: Test Results

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  1,2,3,7,8,9-HxBDD (hexadioxin)

1,2,3,7,8,9-HxBDD (hexadioxin) was not found in any of the samples above the limits of detection.


About 1,2,3,7,8,9-HxBDD (hexadioxin)
CAS RN110999-46-7
Chemical ClassBrominated dioxin
Chemical SubClassHexabrominated dioxin
Usesno commercial uses, pollution from incineration of products containing brominated fire retardants



Suspected Health Concerns for 1,2,3,7,8,9-HxBDD (hexadioxin)
No information on health effects associated with this chemical is available in seven standard toxicity references.

References for Health Effects