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LYSOL…(from the ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH NEWSLETTER) September 01, 2004 8:35 PM

> ***As I read this today it was with a combination of pain > and elation. Why did so many have to suffer as I did from their > lies? This should be printed out two sided and shared so that others > will not blindly believe "they wouldn't sell it if it wasn't safe". > anonymous~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ > > LYSOL… > EVEN MORE DANGEROUS THAN WE THOUGHT! > (from the ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH NEWSLETTER) > “We've known for a long time that LYSOL contains a substance called > PHENOL, the ingestion of which, even in small amounts, can cause > nausea, vomiting, circulatory collapse, paralysis, convulsions, > coma, respiratory failure and cardiac arrest. WHY would anyone with > children keep such a product in their home? > We have learned recently LYSOL also contains DIOXIN! That's the > deadly ingredient used in Agent Orange that can cause genetic > mutation, birth defects and cancer. > In a recent court case, Monsanto (LYSOL'S parent corporation) > admitted to a 30-year cover-up, lying about the presence of DIOXIN > in the chlorophenol used in LYSOL. They admitted knowing how > devastating DIOXIN is to the environment and in the human body…yet > they still put it in and they still lied and said it wasn't there! > A recent article in GREENPEACE MAGAZINE discussed DIOXIN at length. > The article explained DIOXIN causes cancer, birth defects and > reproductive problems, as well as developmental and nervous and > immune system abnormalities and damage to the kidneys, liver and > skin. Even worse, it not only cause cancer, it promotes the growth > of cancers begun by other carcinogens! > Not surprisingly, the article also pointed out that Monsanto (one > of the nation's largest manufacturers of DIOXIN) manipulated > studies designed to test DIOXIN'S effect on the environment, and > made the studies scientifically invalid. In other words…they > changed the data and lied again.” > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ > From: > > The Nontoxic Home and Office > (Jeremy P. Tarcher, 1990) > > “Most cleaning products can be harmful during actual use, even when > you follow the directions on the label explicitly, although this > isn't mentioned on the label. It is not required by law. Toxic > fumes from these products may produce slight reactions such as > headache, fatigue, burning eyes, runny nose, and skin rashes. > However, even if you do not have an obvious response while using > the product, after day-in, day-out exposure, year after year, your > body may suddenly respond with cancer, heart disease, lung > problems, or damage to the liver or immune system. Some substances > in cleaning products may also cause birth defects and genetic > damage.” >  [ send green star]
Imagine That September 03, 2004 10:39 AM

Monsanto putting out dangerous products? Who would've thought? I think anyone who knows anything about Monsanto can just assume that whatever they put out will have some adverse/dangerous affect the living. But of course, we don't know all the products they are associated with. Thanks for the notice.  [ send green star]  [ accepted]
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