A.K.A. "Miss Slow Burn"
Impairing attention, learning, memory and
behavior; disrupting thyroid function.
As a flame retardant in products including
furniture, textiles, carpets, and electronic equipment. Also
found in household dust and (consequently) found in
human breast milk, fatty tissue and blood. Also present in
sewage sludge and widely distributed on agricultural land
(it's unclear whether PBDEs keep sludge from burning)...
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