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Today’s DDT? Scientists Declare Bee-Killing Pesticides Must Be Banned

An international panel of independent scientists has issued a warning about two widely-used pesticides and declared them as dangerous to the environment as DDT.  Specifically, the Task Force on System…

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Sunscreen Ingredients May Increase Skin Cancer Risk

May is National Skin Cancer Awareness Month. This month, many kids will graduate or finish up their final obligations for the academic year. Families will plan long-anticipated vacations to the beach,…

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Coke Votes to Keep Toxic BPA

It’s not bad enough that Coca-Cola produces some of the most health-damaging beverages available for consumption – now it has ignored scientific evidence and a quarter of its own shareholders’ wishes …

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One Plastic to be Sure to Avoid

The National Toxicology Program (NTP) published a report about seven plasticizers (known as phthalates) found in a variety of polyvinyl chloride-based products, and isolates one to be the most concern…

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