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What You Need to Know Before You Eat that Fish! PCBs and Your Family

IISG-05-24

Along with the benefits of fish in your diet come certain health risks due to contaminants, such as PCBs. This fact sheet—organized in clear bullet-points—provides consumers and anglers with pertinent information concerning these risks. It also includes a table of fish advisories for "PCB hotspots" in Illinois waters.

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Kimberly Lomax
Office Manager
217-333-6444
klomax@illinois.edu


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West Lafayette, IN 47907-2033
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