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Exposure to Glycol Ethers and Neurocognitive Abilities in 6-Year-Old Children: The PELAGIE Cohort Study

Glycol ethers are organic solvents which are widely used in cosmetics and cleaning agents, but also – in huge quantities – for drilling and for hydraulic fracturing. The results of this investigation suggest that prenatal exposure to glycol ethers can affect neurodevelopment, particularly the development of cognitive abilities in young people. Abstract Background: Glycol ethers …

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Proximity to Natural Gas Wells and Reported Health Status

Proximity to Natural Gas Wells and Reported Health Status: Results of a Household Survey in Washington County, Pennsylvania Author(s): Peter M. Rabinowitz, Ilya B. Slizovskiy, Vanessa Lamers, Sally J. Trufan, Theodore R. Holford, James D. Dziura, Peter N. Peduzzi, Michael J. Kane, John S. Reif, Theresa R. Weiss, and Meredith H. Stowe Date: 01-2015 Source …

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An Exploratory Study of Air Quality near Natural Gas Operations

An Exploratory Study of Air Quality near Natural Gas Operations Author(s): Kim Schultz, Carol Kwiatkowski and Theo Colborn Date: 11.2012 Source / Publisher: Human and Ecological Risk – Assessment Human and Ecological Key findings: The greatest number of chemicals were detected during the initial drilling phase. 57 non-methane hydrocarbons (NMHCs) were found near gas wells …

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