Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Research links cholesterol and nonstick coating chemical

A Reuters article from states that chemicals used to make non-stick coatings on cookware and to waterproof fabrics may raise levels of cholesterol in children.
Researcher Stephanie Frisbee of West Virginia University and her colleagues examined cholesterol levels that were 4.6 points higher and LDL levels that were 3.8 points higher than those with the lowest levels of PFOA.
PFOA is ingested in many ways such as through drinking water, dust, food packaging, air and occupational exposure and many more. Additionally the study used more than 12,000 children that had PFOA in their drinking water.
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Wednesday, September 1, 2010

New Video about Indoor Air Quality & Student Performance

The IAQ Video Network produces the second in a series of public outreach videos to educate the public about indoor air quality (IAQ) issues. Click here for more information.
The need for Carico's Air Purification systems are greater than ever!