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Feeling old? Cadmium exposure could be to blame

High exposure to the toxic metal cadmium prematurely ages cells, triggering a number of diseases as we age


8 January, 2015
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That coffee cup may be BPA-free – but it’s still hormone-disrupting

Study shows that the resins used to make certain BPA-free plastics are estrogenic and can leech into our food


16 December, 2014
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Roundup herbicide damages sperm

Exposure to even low doses of Roundup – the herbicide used widely on GM crops – has the potential to damage fertility in men


13 June, 2014
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Health risks for women and men from industrial chemicals

Two new studies have linked industrial chemicals to breast cancer and damaged sperm – how many more before we take this stuff seriously?!


15 May, 2014
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Got an itch? Those ‘handy’ wipes could be to blame

Renown US dermatologist says its time we stopped using wipes preserved with the toxic preservative methylisothiazolinone (MIT)


5 March, 2014
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Food packaging chemicals a danger to health

The toxic chemicals used to make all kinds of food packaging can leech into food, posing a danger to human health


24 February, 2014
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Chemicals causing a “pandemic” of brain damage in children

Toxic chemicals in the environment are causing a global ‘silent epidemic’ of brain development disorders amongst children


18 February, 2014
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Personal care products expose babies to harmful chemicals

Children can be exposed to significantly more toxic chemicals through personal care products than adults can


16 December, 2013
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New guide gives consumers the low-down on toxic chemicals

The new ‘Dirty Dozen’ list from the Environmental Working Group focuses on hormone disrupting chemicals in everyday products


4 November, 2013
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Bacterial resistance – another good reason to avoid triclosan

Triclosan – a synthetic antibacterial widely used in personal care products – is fuelling the development of resistant bacteria in streams and rivers


24 September, 2013
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