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What does PCC stand for?

PCC stands for Poison Control Center

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In recent years, poison control centers have reported an increase in caffeine overdoses.
According to the American Association of Poison Control Centers, gasoline accounted for the greatest percentage (44%) of reported inhalant deaths between 1996 and 2001, followed by air fresheners (26%) and propane/butane (11%).
The authors report, "A New York Poison Control Center study found 85 percent of product warning labels to be inadequate" suggesting how ill-informed we are about the toxins lurking in everyday cleaning products.
Because of the syrup's binding action to ingested poisons, some poison control centers recommend that parents keep a bottle (10 to 15 grams) of activated charcoal on hand, again to use only at the advice of a poison control center or physician.