Sorry, the 10 chemicals mentioned that c

Sorry, the 10 chemicals mentioned that contribute to Autism take a little digging. Here is the list:
􀁴􀀁 Lead (Jusko et al. 2008)
􀁴􀀁Methylmercury (Oken et al. 2008)
􀁴􀀁 Polychlorinated biphenyls (Winneke 2011)
􀁴􀀁 Organophosphate pesticides (Eskenazi et al. 2007; London et al.
􀁴􀀁 Organochlorine pesticides (Eskenazi et al. 2008)
􀁴􀀁 Endocrine disruptors (Braun et al. 2011; Miodovnik et al. 2011)
􀁴􀀁 Automotive exhaust (Volk et al. 2011)
􀁴􀀁 Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (Perera et al. 2009)
􀁴􀀁 Brominated flame retardants (Herbstman et al. 2010)
􀁴􀀁 Perfluorinated compounds (Stein and Savitz 2011).


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