Poitier’s Love Canal

Nov 2, 2009 by

For those at home wondering why Commissioner Poitier is being sued for putting everyone's health at risk, I offer the following:

Tetrachloroethylene (Perchloroethylene):

The International Agency for Research on Cancer has classified tetrachloroethene as a Group 2A carcinogen.  Like many chlorinated hydrocarbons, tetrachloroethene is a central nervous system depressant and can enter the body through respiratory or dermal exposure.

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