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National Jewish researchers have documented the toxic chemicals produced during the manufacture of methamphetamine. But many questions remain. What are long-term health effects for children living in clandestine meth labs? What are the risks of moving into a house that has bee...
  September 2005 Chemical Exposures Associated with Clandestine Methamphetamine Laboratories Using the Hypophosphorous and Phosphorous Flake Method of Production  (pdf) John W. Martyny, Michael Van Dyke, Charles S. McCammon, Nicola Erb, Shawn Arbuckle August 2005 ...
People "cooking" methamphetamine in thousands of clandestine laboratories across the nation produce a toxic cloud of hydrochloric acid, phosphine, iodine, and methamphetamine that spreads through the entire house or apartment, according to researchers at National Jewish Medica...
The White House today recognized National Jewish Medical and Research Center for its research identifying the toxic brew of chemicals cooked up in illicit methamphetamine laboratories , which threaten both residents and visitors to the labs, including children, social workers ...
303.398.1539 | welcha@njhealth.org With more than 30 years of health and safety experience, the Industrial Hygiene Program at National Jewish Health is dedicated to the measurement and control of residential and workplace chemical and biological exposures. Our goal is t...
At a time when reports of clandestine methamphetamine labs, marijuana grow operations, excessive indoor allergen levels, and moldy homes appear in the news on a nightly basis, many people have been asking what can be done to reduce the chances of renting or buying a problem re...
  Mold Most Significant Contaminant Houses and other buildings used to grow marijuana indoors contain high levels of mold , which could pose a health threat to residents living there and law enforcement agents investigating them, according to new research from Nationa...
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