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Dr. Epstein Talks About the Chemical Explosion

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Dr. Epstein describes how, since the 1930s, the world has accommodated a virtual explosion of the use of chemicals, perhaps bringing with it more dangers than benefits. Failure to regulate environmental carcinogens is proving more costly than the costs of the diseases themselves, because what happens in the workplace vitally affects the people outside the workplace. Pollution is not necessarily contained in a specific area.

1978, 08 min 37 s

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