Silent Spring Institute Research Update on the Cape

October 24, 2018, 12:00pm to 01:30pm



Silent Spring's water quality expert Laurel Schaider will discuss a new study on health effects in children exposed to drinking water contaminated with PFASs from firefighting foams. Read the press release announcing the five-year project called PFAS-REACH. 

Ruthann Rudel, Silent Spring's Director of Research and expert toxicologist, will provide an update on the Women Firefighters Biomonitoring Collaborative, which is investigating on-the-job exposures to chemicals linked with breast cancer.

Barnstable Town Hall, 2nd Floor Hearing Room
367 Main Street, Hyannis

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