All posts tagged with Toxic chemicals
08/30/2017 / By Russel Davis

Neither using a secured storage nor implementing stricter pesticide access were effective in stemming chemical-related self-poisoning and suicide in rural Asia,

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-08-30-third-world-farmers-are-committing-suicide-by-consuming-toxic-pesticides.html

08/25/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

People in the United States have been questioning the composition of their water, especially with the recent spate of contaminations

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-08-25-new-low-tech-method-developed-for-instantly-testing-tap-water-for-toxic-contaminants.html

08/23/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Residents of southeast Los Angeles County in California recently discovered from media reports and public health experts that their homes, schools,

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-08-23-los-angeles-schools-homes-workplaces-lead-contamination.html

08/20/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Illegal marijuana farms in California have left acres of land so contaminated with toxic chemicals and fertilizers that a quarter-teaspoon

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-08-20-californias-hemp-farms-producing-massive-tonnage-of-toxic-chemical-runoff-polluting-thousands-of-acres-of-land.html

08/19/2017 / By Russel Davis

Naled, a pesticide commonly used in Florida to ward off Zika-carrying mosquitoes, was associated with motor function deficits in Chinese babies,

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-08-19-pesticides-sprayed-on-u-s-cities-to-fight-zika-found-to-harm-motor-coordination-and-neuromuscular-systems-in-children.html

08/15/2017 / By Tracey Watson

On its website, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) claims that its mission is to “protect human health and the environment.”

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-08-15-poison-papers-reveals-stunning-epa-collusion-with-the-chemical-industry.html

08/13/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Epilepsy rates in the U.S. have skyrocketed in recent years, with more than 3.4 million Americans now suffering from the

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-08-13-whats-causing-all-the-epilepsy-huge-surge-across-usa-now-means-3-4-million-americans-suffer-neurochemical-pollution.html

08/06/2017 / By Russel Davis

A team of researchers at Carnegie Mellon University, University of Auckland, and Oregon State University has recently developed a catalyst that

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-08-06-science-breakthrough-removes-nearly-all-bpa-from-water-at-very-low-cost.html

07/31/2017 / By Ethan Huff

It’s one of the most controversial issues in modern agriculture: persistent crop chemicals of a highly toxic nature that spread

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-31-dicamba-drift-destroying-crops-downwind-from-application-sites-of-monsantos-toxic-herbicide.html

07/28/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

The water supply of a million Central California residents is contaminated with what is considered one of the most powerful

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-28-california-water-wells-saturated-with-extremely-toxic-cancer-causing-chemical.html

07/26/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

As people emerge from their homes to enjoy the sunny weather, so too do the various insects creep out of

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-26-is-your-insect-repellent-made-from-toxic-ingredients.html

07/25/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

You know that great feeling you get after doing the laundry? It’s always satisfying to check a chore off your

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-25-did-you-know-most-laundry-detergents-use-a-battery-of-toxic-chemicals-and-synthetic-fragrance.html

07/18/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

With summer in full swing, more people are bringing out the staples of the season: grills, pool toys, sunglasses, and

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-18-extremely-toxic-sunscreen-ingredients-you-want-to-avoid.html

07/17/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

Despite the evidence suggesting that there are many possible dangers associated with birth control drugs, an estimated 12 million women

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-17-confirmed-contraceptive-drugs-are-turning-fish-into-transgenders.html