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Saturday, January 9, 2010

20030900 Research Paper (EPCC and NMSU) states that Rio Grande contamination by ASARCO could be responsible for leukaemia and congenital malformations in people

"Agrochemicals, pesticides, heavy metals, arsenic, and PCBs (presumably from illegal dumping, agriculture and maquiladora activities) have been detected in the [Rio Grande by Asarco] and may be associated with fish deformities, leukaemia, and congenital malformations in humans."

http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2180/4/17

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