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Oregon Journalist Looks At Everyday Toxics

Body ToxicYou'd be amazed what potentially toxic chemicals lurk in the most everyday items.

Oregon journalist Nena Baker certainly was. She's published a new book about everyday exposure to toxics.

As part of her research, she went through a rigorous series of tests that showed a wide range of toxics in her system—some old, some new.

She spoke with OPB's April Baer about the experience, and what she learned.