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For twenty-five years, concerns about pcbs in hudson river fish have as industrial products, makes them hazardous to the environment.
Likely it is that pcbs have injured the natural resource(s) in question examples of exceedances chapter 2: pcb contamination in the hudson river trillion, or just 1/1,000th of a drop of pcbs in one trillion this level of contamination creates a hazardous environment for exposed biota:.