Posted by: Sandy Steinman | January 22, 2023

Eating one fish from U.S. lakes or rivers likened to drinking month’s worth of contaminated water 

CBS reports

Eating one freshwater fish caught in a river or lake in the United States is the equivalent of drinking a month’s worth of water contaminated with toxic “forever chemicals,” new research said on Tuesday.T

he invisible chemicals, called PFAS, were first developed in the 1940s to resist water and heat and are now used in items such as non-stick pans, textiles, fire suppression foams and food packaging.

Read more at  Eating one fish from U.S. lakes or rivers likened to drinking month’s worth of contaminated water – CBS News


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  1. And we’ve seen this coming for how long? So sad.

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