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EOH-019: Harmful Effects of Chemicals and Antibiotics in the Environment

Harmful Effects of Chemicals and Antibiotics in the Environment: The Wisconsin Medical Society (shall) develop an educational campaign for physicians and their patients on the possible harmful effects of atrazine, PBDE, phthalates, manufacture by products of perflorinated chemicals, the prevalence of estrogens in consumer water supplies, and the use of antibiotics in consumable meat products; and (shall) encourage and act to legislate to create, implement and resource studies through the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to determine the short-term and long-term impact of the aforementioned products. (HOD, 0410)*