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Technical Fact Sheet – Polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs)

This fact sheet provides a brief summary of polybrominated biphenyls (PBB), including physical and chemical properties; environmental and health impacts; existing federal and state guidelines; detection and treatment methods; and additional sources of information.

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  • Polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs) (PDF)(4 pp, 118 K, November 2017, EPA 505-F-17-016)
    Polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs) EPA Publication Number: EPA 505-F-17-016 This fact sheet provides a brief summary of polybrominated biphenyls (PBB), including physical and chemical properties; environmental and health impacts; existing federal and state guidelines; detection and treatment methods; and additional sources of information.