Philip Landrigan, MD, pediatrician; director, Children's Environmental
Health Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City.
Sonya Lunder, MPH, senior analyst, Environmental Working Group.
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to Protect Children from Pesticide and Lead Poisonings," "Protecting
Children from Pesticides," "Citizen's Guide to Pest Control and
Pesticide Safety," "Do's and Don'ts of Pest Control,"
"Introduction to Indoor Air Quality."
Environmental Working Group: "Health/Toxics: Lead," "Reducing
your exposure to PBDEs in your home," "Toxic Fire Retardants in
American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology: "Tips to Remember:
Healthy Child Healthy World: "Carpets and Rugs," "Rest Easy on a
Safe Bed," "Nipples, Pacifiers and Teethers," "Feeding with the
Bottle," Do You Know What's In Your Baby's Mattress?," "Household
Dust Doesn't Pose a Fire Hazard. So Why is it Loaded with Flame
CDC: "Pediatric Environmental Health: The Child as Susceptible Host: A
Developmental Approach to Pediatric Environmental Medicine."
WebMD Health News: "Plastic Chemicals Linked to Asthma, Allergies,"
"Fire Retardants Found in Children's Blood," "Study Shows Toxic
Chemicals in Newborns," "Solving Your Diaper Dilemma," "Lead in
Toys: Could It Be Lurking in Your Home?," "Panel Criticizes FDA
Bisphenol A Report," "Bisphenol A: 9 Questions and Answers,"
"Safety Debate - Antibacterial Soap."
HealthyToys.org: "Chemicals of Concern."
ConsumerReports.org: "Clearing the shelves of lead-tainted
Reuters.com: "President Signs Phthalate Ban Into Law."