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Webinar: Skin-Lightening Creams and Mercury Exposure: Local Public Health Response and MDH Biomonitoring
Growing concern about exposure to mercury from skin-lightening creams led St. Paul-Ramsey County Public Health, MDH, and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency to test these products. Of 27 products tested, 11 contained mercury. Efforts were initiated to remove these illegal products from retail shelves. St. Paul-Ramsey County...
Start & End Date: 03/12/2014 - 03/12/2014
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