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Killing for Profit: 84 Children In Nigeria are Dead

Sunday, February 8th, 2009

A toxic chemical has killed at least 84 children in Nigeria.  Diethylene glycol, mixed into My Pikin Baby Teething Mixture, a teething medicine for babies appears to be the product.
Diethylene glycol is used as an industrial solvent.  It also is found in antifreeze and brake fluid. The chemical has many of the same properties as [...]