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> .0001 Ban the commercial sale of new chemical < .0001 Allow the commercial sale of new chemical MECO 280 – Pollution and Human Health Let us assume that for an adult male the risk of dying of a heart attack is 0.247. A new chemical fertilizer, after extensive testing, is found to increase the adult make risk of dying of a heart attack by 0.0004. Given this information the EPA will most likely ban the commercial sale of this new chemical The Greek prefix ‘xeno’ means foreign Select the substance that is NOT a xenoestrogen. NOx Estrogen regulates immune system Which ‘weed’ was first introduced as a crop? crabgrass What is the title of Rachel Carson’s most famous book? Silent Spring Estrogen is a small carbon-rich molecule, built from cholesterol What is the acronym for diethylstilbestrol? DES What percentage of major US crops, such as corn, soybeans, and cotton, are genetically engineered? 75 One pound of body-fat has energy content approximately equal to 4000 calories. Femara is a(n):
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This note was uploaded on 05/29/2008 for the course MEC 280 taught by Professor Sessay during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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