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Pollutants: Ethylene Dibromide

Ethylene Dibromide is a colorless liquid with a mildly sweet odor. It was used mainly as an additive to leaded gasoline and as a fumigant for agricultural purpose. Health effects include damage to the liver, kidney, and testis, and severe skin irritation.

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