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Welcome to the Dioxin Topic Hub™, a guide to basic information with links to additional on-line resources.

Background and Overview
Description of what dioxin is and why it is a problem.

Releases to the Atmosphere
Contains overview information for policymakers on natural and industrial sources of dioxin.

Dioxin in the Environment
Contains background information on how dioxin travels in the environment.

Dioxin in the Food Supply
Contains information on locations and quantities of dioxin in the food supply.

Health Effects
Contains health effects information useful for communicating risks of dioxin to the general public.

Regulations & Policies
Contains information on regulations focused on prevention of dioxin releases to the environment.

Dioxin Prevention
Contains preventive measures to help reduce dioxin exposure.

Assistance Activities
Activities of assistance programs.

Where To Go for Help
Experts in the Northeast and nationally that can answer questions you weren’t able to answer by using this topic hub.

Complete List of Links
Lists all resources cataloged in this hub. If you know of resources relating to this topic, please let us know. We will review all suggestions and include them in the hub if they provide non-biased information not currently covered.


The Topic Hub™ is a product of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange (P2Rx)

The Dioxin Topic Hub™ was developed by:

Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association
Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association
Contact email: abray@newmoa.org

Hub Last Updated: 10/8/2013

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