|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Thu, 31 Mar 2011 14:16:22 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] HEALTH: "Pesticides ruled out in [Ft. Bragg, NC] baby deaths"|
Pesticides ruled out in Bragg baby deaths WRAL TV-5 News (NC) March 31, 2011Tests conducted in military housing at Fort Bragg found no elevated pesticide levels that would pose a health hazard, Army investigators said Thursday.
The Army Criminal Investigative Command has been investigating the unexplained deaths of a dozen children under age two in Fort Bragg housing since the beginning of 2007.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission conducted earlier testing that found levels of two pesticides – permethrin and cypermethrin – were on the "upper end of normal" but were not enough to be hazardous.
... For the entire article, see http://www.wral.com/news/local/story/9363652/ -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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