1.Visit Tox Town at http://toxtown.nlm.nih.gov/index.php 2.Visit each section: city, farm, town, US Mexico border, port, and Southwest and fill in the chart below with 2 toxins from each location, how each is used in that area, and the effects on living systems (be specific here- click on the links given for more information). Please select different toxins/chemicals in each area. Do not repeat them. estigate the given problem.

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Nov 16, 2013 (3 years and 7 months ago)

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Tox Town: Visit it Today!!

1.

Visit Tox Town at
http://toxtown.nlm.nih.gov/index.php

2.

Visit each section: city, f
arm, town, US Mexico border, port, and Southwest
and

fill in the chart below with 2
toxins
from each location, how each is used in that
area, and the effects on living systems (be specific here
-

click on the links given
for more information)
.
Please select different toxins/chemicals in each area. Do
not repeat them.
Visit 2 “Locations” and inv
estigate the given problem.

Area
of
Tox
Town

Toxin #1

Toxin #2

Location #1

Location #2


City



















Hospitals

Brownfields
-
Freq
Asked ?s



Farm



















Ag. Runoff
-
Improving
Old Mc. Farm

Landfill


Town






















Drinking
Water
-
chemicals &other

issues

School

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Border





















Crop fields
-
chemicals

Maquildora
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chem in
industry


Port





















Fish Farm

Algae Blooms

South
West
























Abandoned Mines

Oil & Gas


Questions to answer

3.

Discuss

the scientific research findings that relate exposure to EMF
-
Electromagnetic Fields and childhood leukemia. (click on several links

in the
City
)