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It’s in your soaps and medicines

Studies have found that antimicrobial soaps are actually no better at killing germs than the plain old soap – and the FDA admits it! Formaldehyde, dioxane, phthalates, parabens, propylene, sodium laureth sulphate and much more goes into personal care products … Continue reading

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Chemicals that cost more lives than they save

It’s like straining at a gnat but swallowing a flame-retardant couch. If a piece of furniture that has been treated with flame retardant chemicals catches fire, it will give off much higher levels of deadly carbon monoxide, soot, and smoke. … Continue reading

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Dry cleaning truth

Dry-cleaner workers exposed to Trichloroethylene (TCE) have an increased liver cancer risk. TCE is a dry-cleaning solvent and degreaser used for the last 100 years. TCE has been shown to be carcinogenic in rat studies and epidemiologic studies show increased … Continue reading

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