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Infant's exposure for environmental pollutants

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Jessika Hagberg

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The aim of the project is to increase the knowledge of infant's exposure for persistent organic pollutants during their first year. Halogenated environmental pollutants are studied in ten mother-children pairs from the birth until the child is one year old. Cord serum, serum, breast milk and feces are collected and analyzed.

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  • Swedish Environmental Protection Agency