A Present for Life - Hazardous chemicals in umbilical cord blood

Publication - September 8, 2005
This study, conducted for Greenpeace and WWF-UK by Dutch laboratory TNO, analysed blood samples donated by a number of women and confirmed that hazardous chemicals are unwittingly passed from mother to child.

Author: Greenpeace

Executive summary: Hazardous chemicals that are used in everyday household products end up in the bodies of unborn children via the mother.

Num. pages: 36