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Carcinogens in Lipstick? ATM Receipts? How Can This Be?

By Heather Millar Every day, we live in a soup of manufactured chemicals, and only a few of them have been tested for safety. Even some chemicals known to be carcinogenic somehow end up in consumer products. I don’t want to be alarmist, but I just can’t help asking: How can this be? = Of [...]
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Formaldehyde among those added to cancer list

Health : The Chart (3 years ago)

Formaldehyde, a chemical used in embalming fluid and in consumer products is known to cause cancer, according to a new report from the federal government. The 12th Report on Carcinogens, released friday by the National Toxicology Pr... Read Post

Activist Group Allegations About Baby Care Products False; Products Meet Established Safety Standards

Health : Medical News Today (5 years ago)

Allegations made today that commonly used baby products are somehow contaminated with harmful levels of carcinogenic chemicals are patently false and a shameful and cynical attempt by an activist group to incite and prey upon parent... Read Post

“Live For Now”: Consumer Reports Issues Warning About Possible Carcinogenic Chemical In Soft Drinks

News : Jonathan Turley (6 months ago)

There is a startling Consumer Report announcement this week that the respected organization has found a suspected cancer-causing chemical, 4-methylimidazole, or 4-MEI, in soft drinks. The presence of a human carcinogen will alarm ma... Read Post


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