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Focus sheet on trichloroethylene (TCE) in residential indoor air

Publication number Date Published
19-09-044September 2019
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Author(s) Department of Ecology and Department of Health
Description This focus sheet discusses the chemical Trichloroethylene (TCE) that can pollute soil or groundwater if not managed well. It discusses how breathing TCE can cause harmful health effects, in particular to an unborn child during the first 8 weeks of pregnancy.
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Keywords indoor air, TCE, trichloroethylene (TCE), dry cleaning, health effects, pregnancy, pregnant women, trichloroethene, PCE, toxicity, vapor intrusion
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