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In his latest book, exposed: the toxic chemistry of everyday products, mark schapiro busts this myth and reveals the grim fact that some companies, whether american or international, often have two production lines: one that manufactures hazard-free products for the european union and another that produces toxin-filled versions of the same. Toxic chemicals in everyday products healthy child healthy world a new database was recently released which has the results on over 900 common products tested for toxic chemicals including lead, cadmium, mercury, bromine, chlorine (pvc) and arsenic. Getting back to the issue of toxic chemicals, recent research on cells, funded by the california breast cancer research program, found that parabens — a chemical commonly found in personal care and beauty products — may stimulate breast cancer growth even at very low levels. Exposed the toxic chemistry of everyday products mark schapiro “in 1976, the us congress passed the toxic substances control act, which granted the government the authority to track industrial chemicals and to place restrictions on any that proved harmful to humans or the environment.
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