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Title: Dangers of Modern Art

URL: http://www.ucsusa.org/publications/greentips/305-the-dangers-of-modern-art.html

Abstract: Some art supplies contain ingredients that are harmful to both humans and the environment. These include naturally occurring heavy metals such as lead, cobalt, cadmium, and manganese, and volatile organic compounds (VOCs) such as turpentine, xylene, acetone, and toluene. So, how can you express yourself creatively while protecting the environment? Valuable links are provided.

Source: Union of Concerned Scientists

Date of Publication: March 2005

Resource Type: Classroom Materials - Fact sheet - Web site

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