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Exposure to benzene during pregnancy: a pilot study raises concerns in British Columbia

19:00 EST 12 Nov 2017 | AAAS

(University of Montreal) Université de Montréal research reveals that 29 pregnant women living near natural-gas hydraulic fracturing sites had a median concentration of a benzene biomarker in their urine that was 3.5 times higher than that found in women from the general Canadian population.

Original Article: Exposure to benzene during pregnancy: a pilot study raises concerns in British Columbia

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