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Something troubling is happening in and around the Baltic Sea. Several species are under threat or have declined. Welfare diseases like cancer and infertility has increased. Scientists warn against a new wave of environmental toxins. Fetuses and infants are the most vulnerable. Cecilia, an archipelago inhabitant, wants to know more about the chemicals her newborn son Alfred might have inherited. For the first time scientist are able to analyse infant’s blood. The result is cause for alarm. It turns out that Alfred has higher levels of certain pollutants than his mother.

“…stunning, alarming, revealing…”Aftonbladet, Scandinavia’s largest daily

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Production Details

Title (INT): The Second Wave
Title (SE): Den Andra Vågen
Duration: 54 min
Format: HD
Year: 2013

Distribution: DR International Sales