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February / 2003

Environmental Working Group

To raise awareness about the potential health risks of several groups of chemicals classified as persistent, bioaccumulative toxins (PBTs) by testing for their presence in humans and in fish, analyzing existing clinical databases for chemical body burdens, launching a new website dedicated to providing information about the presence of PBTs in the body, releasing relevant reports, and conducting media outreach about the subject.