[Return to Michigan]

United Kingdom, 1978

Film
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Episode of Series “This Week”.
In 1976, tragedy struck the farmers at Michigan. A poisonous chemical, PBB, had been mixed into stock food, and all livestock had to be killed and the contamination was passed on through foods for human consumption causing much illness.

Credits

production company

Thames Television

Duration

00:29:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1978

Appears in

This Week

Group of items

This Week

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

29474

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Agriculture - Environmental aspects

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Farmers

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Pesticides

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → United States

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Agricultural chemicals

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Agriculture - Environmental aspects

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Pesticides

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Pesticides - Toxicology

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Food contamination

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Food poisoning

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Poisoning, Accidental

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Public health - United States

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Agricultural chemicals

Places → United States

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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