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Microplastic pollution and the effects of phthalates and other plastic-born chemicals on Alaska’s ecosystems and Alaskans’ health

Alaska Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE-Alaska) Webinars: July 28 & August 18, 2021 You can register for the July 28 webinar here. Join CHE-Alaska on July 28 and August 18 for presentations on microplastic pollution in Alaska’s marine and terrestrial environments and the effects of plastic-born toxic chemicals on Alaska's ecosystems and Alaskans'

Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in Breast Milk: Findings of a New Study and Policies Needed to Protect Future Generations

Alaska Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE-Alaska) Webinar: Recorded on June 30, 2021 Link to video recording - https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/K_yK_etmaNVwHIf-yYzOspZlj0nuoaK5v_tq6Nk5E1FL0pQ59mSNXrKEU2oFmXeS.lILvmGkNRrgve5OT Alternative and low bandwidth options: You can listen to the audio recording here - https://youtu.be/_74Tdcl5tdY You can download the presenters slides here - https://www.akaction.org/wp-content/uploads/PFAS-Breast-Milk-CHE-AK.pptx Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) have been used in textiles, cookware,

Mercury, Fish, and Public Health Concerns: The Proposed Donlin Gold Mine

Alaska Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE-Alaska) Webinar: Recorded on May 26, 2021 You can listen to the recording here (note, due to technical difficulties, this recording is of poor quality) Mercury is considered one of the top ten chemicals of major public health concern by the World Health Organization. Exposure to mercury, particularly