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5/16/2013--Seattle, WA, USA..Erika Schreder, Staff Scientist at the Washington Toxics Coalition, uses an XRF Analyzer to screen the foam in Susan McGrath's couch for flame retardants. She detected bromine at a level that indicates the presence of brominated flame retardants. Based on the age of her couch, the most likely flame retardant present is Firemaster 550...©2013 Stuart Isett. All rights reserved.