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Resource ID: #4166
Subject: Fire Departments
Source: The Progressive
Date: Jul-86


The Progressive article looks at a pattern of stillbirths and miscarriages among workers at a Baltimore fire station and traces the probable cause to glycol ethers found in the heat-resistant paint on the fire engines, July 1986.

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