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Is Congress Putting You in Danger?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, chemical )

Tarequl
- 1469 days ago - us.mc509.mail.yahoo.com
Did you know that the Department of Homeland Security has identified over 4,997 "high-risk" chemical plants in the United States?
Chlorinated Pools May Increase Cancer Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: pool, cancer, risk, swimming, chemical, chlorine )

Sophie
- 1470 days ago - news.discovery.com
Swimming in a chlorinated pool may increase your risk of developing cancer, suggest a new suite of studies, which identified more than 100 chemical byproducts in pools that use chlorine as a disinfectant.
Cigarette Butts 'Block Corrosion'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cigarette, corrosion, chemical, health, research )

Sophie
- 1592 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
They have discovered that chemicals extracted from these filters can protect steel pipes from corrosion. The research is published in the journal Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research.
Average UK Woman Wears 515 Chemicals a Day
Health & Wellness  (tags: UK woman, chemical, study, health, living )

Sophie
- 1767 days ago - reuters.com
The average British woman "hosts" 515 chemicals on her body every day, according to a new study.
Pesticides Exposure Linked To Suicidal Thoughts: First Epidemiological Evidence
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, epidemiological, pesticides, organophosphates, chemical, biology, mental_health, exposure, suicide )

Jenny
- 1793 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Chronic low-grade exposure to organophosphates,which very easily absorb into the body thru skin and lungs, may have adverse effects on mental health. The study is by scientists at Kings College London and Tongde Hospital Zhejiang Province.
Take Action: Tell Household Cleaner Manufacturers to Come Clean on Chemical Ingredients: Earthjustice: Environmental Law
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemical, ingredients, EPA, health, warning )

LaJana
- 1958 days ago - action.earthjustice.org
Every day it seems we learn more about the risks posed by chemical ingredients in the products we use to wash our dishes, launder our clothes, and clean our homes.Which is why it is so important to require cleaning product manufacturers to tell the public
Applying for Disability Benefits for MCS: Workers Compensation
Health & Wellness  (tags: multiple chemical sensitivity, MCS, chemical injury, toxic injury, sick building syndrome, environmental illness, idiopathic environmental intolerance, chemical, environment, industry, chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia )

Lourdes
- 2031 days ago - mcs-america.org
In my last article I discussed the pitfalls of going after disability insurance benefits for people who have become unable to work due to MCS/EI. Here, I will discuss workers compensation benefits
Plastic (Made From Oil) Dangers - A Study Links Bisphenol A, a Chemical Found in Plastics   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: plastic, vortex, study, links, bisphenol, chemical, found, in, plastics, to, heart, disease, CNN's, Elizabeth, Cohen, reports, bag, congress, bpa, nalgene )

Gregory
- 2172 days ago - youtube.com
A study links bisphenol A, a chemical found in plastics, to heart disease. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports. Dr.Mercola also suggests BPA - mimicks the sex hormone estradiol -- is a building block for polycarbonate plastics and tough epoxy resins.
How to Stop Poisoning Yourself!
Health & Wellness  (tags: poison, cleaning, spring cleaning, housework, green cleaning, soapnuts, vinegar, cleaning tips, sterile, toxins, diswasher, soap, health, wellness, wellbeing, energy, safe, kitchen, bathroom, house, chemical, cleaning solutions, chores, cleansing )

Emmanuel
- 2355 days ago - abcarticledirectory.com
If a product is so strong that it cleans any grime with one squirt - what on Earth can it be made of?
Lawmakers Order OSHA to Remove Diacetyl From Popcorn
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemical, exposure, safety, workers )

Karen
- 2552 days ago - kare11.com
House Democrats on Wednesday ordered federal safety regulators to limit popcorn plant workers' exposure to a flavoring chemical linked to a lung ailment, saying further delay could cost lives.
Chemical Found in Plastic Linked to Reproductive Disorders
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, babies, environment, health, toxins, contamination, chemical )

Caitlin
- 2604 days ago - treehugger.com
A chemical commonly found in hard plastics, has for the first time been linked to female reproductive disorders in a strongly-worded statement released by 38 scientists and published online in the journal.
Chemical in Plastic Prompts Scientists' Warning
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, toxin, health, reproduction, disorders, risk, plastic, chemical, cancer )

Eduardo
- 2604 days ago - seattletimes.nwsource.com
An estrogen-like compound in plastic is likely to be causing an array of serious reproductive disorders in women, including fibroids, endometriosis, cystic ovaries and cancers.
   

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