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GLRPPR Sector Resource: An Expectant Mother’s Guide to Eating Illinois Fish

An Expectant Mother’s Guide to Eating Illinois Fish

This fact sheet provides basic information on the contaminants that may be found in Illinois fish, along with the special risks these contaminants pose to pregnant women, women of childbearing age, women who are breastfeeding and their babies. Tips for reducing exposure to these contaminants are included, as well as contacts for further information. (PDF format; Length: 8 pages)


Illinois Department of Public Health

Resource Type:
Fact sheet/checklist

Date of Publication:
Not Available

Associated Sectors:

GLRPPR is a member of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange, a national network of regional information centers: NEWMOA (Northeast), WRRC (Southeast), GLRPPR (Great Lakes), ZeroWasteNet (Southwest), P2RIC (Plains), Peaks to Prairies (Mountain), WSPPN (Pacific Southwest), PPRC (Northwest).


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