Zhonghua Yu Fang Yi Xue Za Zhi 2017 Feb;51(2):188-192
School of Public Health, Shanghai Jiao Tong university, Shanghai 200025, China.
Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), a kind of important Brominated Flame Retardant (BFR), are widely used in electronic products, construction materials and textiles. PBDEs have been detected in many environmental media (including air, water, dust, sediment and food), many animal and human tissues. For their environmental persistence, high bioaccumulative and multiple biotoxicitiies, PBDEs have been viewed as one of the most concerned environmental Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs) at present. Read More