hexavalent chromium

Garfield Residents Ready To Hand Over Toenail Clippings To Test For CarcinogensIn one section of Garfield near an empty lot, residents will be asked to help researchers who want toenail clippings to see how much hexavalent chromium residue they've been exposed to.
Toenail Clippings Could Determine Effects Of Pollution On Garfield, N.J. ResidentsResearchers at NYU are asking for toenail clippings from some resident of Garfield, N.J., to determine whether they have been exposed to dangerous levels of toxic hexavalent chromium from a since-shuttered factory.
EPA Adds New Jersey Neighborhood To Nation's List Of Toxic Waste Sites Investigators have found cancer-causing hexavalent chromium in 13 basements in one section of Garfield.
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