- What are Toxic Chemicals Show All
A FAMILY OF CHEMICALS YOU DON’T WANT NEAR YOUR FAMILY
Exposure to flame retardants, which are found in strollers, carpets and electronics, can affect the nervous and reproductive system
Studies have linked long-term health issues, while regulators insist breaches of safe limits are rare.
A group of more than 4,000 chemicals, PFAS have also been found in drinking water, electronics and furniture.
Thousands of potentially harmful chemicals are in products ranging from electronics to medical equipment and carpets in the US
Currently only 14% of the chemicals used in the largest volumes have the minimum amount of data publicly available to make an initial basic safety assessment.
As it stands today, around 75% of chemicals that are on the market have not been tested for safety. You read that right.
To follow the news is to know that there are chemicals in our waterways and carcinogens in our food supply. But what and where and how much?
Toxic chemicals are becoming more and more prevalent in our environment, products and everyday lives.
- How to Detox your Body Show All
We are exposed to synthetic chemicals in plastics, cosmetics and food every day. Could it be making us toxic? Our environment reporter was tested for over 1,530 chemicals to find out.
Regularly detoxing heavy metals and chemicals from your body and environment is a critical core element for creating vibrant, lifelong health and wellness. These simple but extraordinarily powerful methods for removing heavy metals from your body will make a huge difference in your overall quality of life.
Our bodies have to deal with a multitude of toxic compounds from the air, water, food, and personal- and home-care products. And we often barrage ourselves with additional substances that are toxic to us: alcohol, tobacco, and drugs.
We live in a chemical world. They are in use all around us - from pesticides to cosmetics and baby bottles to computers. Some chemicals are known to be toxic and we know very little about many others.
- How to Eat Clean Show All
The recent news about glyphosate and cancer only highlights a broader problem with our system: our obsession with killing the natural world is poisoning us.
If you live in the US, your grocery store is full of substances banned in Europe. Use our handy tool to find out what they are and how to avoid them.
Over 2,000 Chemicals – Many Toxic – Allowed in Non-Organic Packaged Food.
99 Percent of Non-Organic Raisins Tainted With at Least Two Chemicals.
For many toxic chemicals, what you eat may be a major source of exposure. What good is eating a bowl full of steamed veggies if they are laden with pesticide residues. And cooking healthy foods in nonstick cookware and plastic appliances defeats the purpose of healthy eating.
Heavily processed food has recently been linked to poor health and even early death. No wonder clean eating is having a moment
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