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Federal workplace exposure limits for chemicals are meant to safeguard people from significant harm. Often they don’t, as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration itself warns. See related story »

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Jamie Smith Hopkins is an editor and senior reporter for the Center for Public Integrity. Her work includes...