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manufacture of polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins, and is part of a group of molecules known as endocrine disruptors . Endocrine disruptors are defined by the National Institute of Health as: "Naturally occurring compounds or man-made
personal care products like soaps, lotions and cosmetics. For example "antibacterial" soaps often include endocrine disruptors , which, in addition to breeding "supergerms" resistant to these cleaners, may be doing your body serious
Perfume The fears: Phthalates , a group of chemicals ..... shown that certain phthalates can cause developmental ..... clinic have also linked phthalate exposure to sperm damage ..... the research. About phthalates and sperm damage ..... Stanley, manager of the Phthalate Esters Panel, takes
that even just yet another issue for phthalates is they have this unusual property where ..... virtually all personal care products. Have phthalates in them. And you'll see written on ..... that come out that will say you know phthalates free. Or they'll often say. incentive
drilling and fracking affect the brain in one way or another," confirms Theo Colborn, PhD, president of The Endocrine Disruption Exchange (TEDX), an organization that researches the health effects of low-level exposure to chemicals in
some reusable water bottles and contains bisphenol-A (BPA). Canada has banned it because of concerns about endocrine disruption , but the FDA seems to think it's okay for Americans. You be the judge. So the center hole gets punched out
with a fragrance will have phthalate that goes with it because [ phthalate ] is what helps the fragrance ..... your body," Gary says. Phthalates can lower testosterone levels ..... pregnant women should use phthalate -free products.
contain dangerously high concentrations of phthalates , which are new-car-smelling industrial ..... bumps, ridges and pearls. Problem is, phthalate exposure—and the genital tract is ..... trusty old fave that you suspect has phthalates ). habits affect sex life A Drafty
Flexible Plastics Hidden toxin: Phthalates , the soft, flexible plasticizers ..... threat: Studies suggest that phthalates are hormone disruptors ..... relationship between a mom's phthalate levels and reproductive development ..... smell, it probably contains phthalates . If you can smell it, you
among other things. It contains phthalates , a class of chemicals used to make plastic soft and flexible. Phthalates , which are also hormone disrupters ..... formaldehyde, toluene, and dibutyl phthalate , chemicals linked to cancer and