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The 'toxic' lies behind Jessica Alba's booming baby business - New York Post

Wed, 2015-06-17 17:13

New York Post

The 'toxic' lies behind Jessica Alba's booming baby business
New York Post
The Web site further suggests that these fragrances are “made up of hundreds of other chemicals and may contain everything from allergens and carcinogens to hormone-disrupting phthalates.” Reasonable people know that fragrance is added to diapers to ...

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The Giants aren't hitting the ball as hard as other teams, and that's fine - McCovey Chronicles

Wed, 2015-06-17 13:23

The Giants aren't hitting the ball as hard as other teams, and that's fine
McCovey Chronicles
Baseballs are filled with carcinogens, and when you smoke them you do things you normally wouldn't do, like pat other adults on the butt around the workplace with everyone watching and pretend it's totally normal. Please do not smoke baseballs. And ...

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Vehicle exhaust extractor has Lewiston firefighters breathing easier - KLEW

Wed, 2015-06-17 09:15

KLEW

Vehicle exhaust extractor has Lewiston firefighters breathing easier
KLEW
"One of the big causes of cancer they are finding, especially in the station life, is vehicle exhaust has carcinogens in it," said LFD Chief, Travis Myklebust. "And so what we wanted to do to eliminate the risk to our staff and our citizens who come in ...

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Mother of fallen Boston firefighter working to wash out cancer - WHDH-TV

Wed, 2015-06-17 06:35

WHDH-TV

Mother of fallen Boston firefighter working to wash out cancer
WHDH-TV
Commissioner Finn says, as firefighters go to these fires, the carcinogens get embedded in their gear. "So they could take the coat off after the fire, leave it in their locker, and come back and it's basically off-gassing. They put it back on and get ...

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Roe 8 would mean less pollution - Community Newspaper Group

Wed, 2015-06-17 02:58

Roe 8 would mean less pollution
Community Newspaper Group
Over 10,000 school children at schools along Leach Highway, including Wilson Primary School, Shelley Primary School, Rossmoyne Senior High School and Melville Senior High School, are currently being exposed to high concentrations of carcinogens in ...

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Public still concerned with Big Run Landfill odor and more - WOWK

Tue, 2015-06-16 20:31

Public still concerned with Big Run Landfill odor and more
WOWK
Landfill neighbor Randy Roberson, living 5 miles away, said a new request from the landfill to take in coal ash waste will put cancer causing carcinogens into the air. "I have cancer, and I believe I've picked up part of the cancer from being up here ...

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Coalition petitions FDA to ban 8 synthetic flavorings known to cause cancer - Treehugger

Tue, 2015-06-16 15:07

Treehugger

Coalition petitions FDA to ban 8 synthetic flavorings known to cause cancer
Treehugger
Eight synthetic flavorings, which have been found to be carcinogenic in animals, should be banned in foods in the U.S., according to a petition filed with the FDA. Food safety and labeling regulations, which are meant to protect consumers from ...

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Monsanto Has Some Thoughts About Neil Young's Anti-Monsanto Protest Album - SPIN

Tue, 2015-06-16 13:50

SPIN

Monsanto Has Some Thoughts About Neil Young's Anti-Monsanto Protest Album
SPIN
Moreover, irrespective of the type of genes that are inserted, the very process of creating a GM plant can result in massive collateral damage that produces new toxins, allergens, carcinogens, and nutritional deficiencies. GMOs do not increase yields ...

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Healthy tips for summer grilling - MyCentralJersey.com

Tue, 2015-06-16 12:00

MyCentralJersey.com

Healthy tips for summer grilling
MyCentralJersey.com
Cooking muscle meats (including beef, pork, fish or poultry) at high temperatures can produce carcinogens such as heterocyclic amines (HCAs) and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs); risk of these carcinogens forming is higher for red meats and ...

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Federal Judge Gives Go-Ahead to Class Action Lawsuit against Pepsi for ... - AllGov

Tue, 2015-06-16 05:45

AllGov

Federal Judge Gives Go-Ahead to Class Action Lawsuit against Pepsi for ...
AllGov
Pepsi is headed to court in California, where a federal judge has ruled (pdf) it must confront allegations that its popular soft drinks contain unhealthy levels of a carcinogen. The civil case, representing nine class action lawsuits combined together ...

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Get The Most Out Of Your Smoke Session With This High-End Vaporizer From ... - LAist

Tue, 2015-06-16 01:13

Get The Most Out Of Your Smoke Session With This High-End Vaporizer From ...
LAist
Vaporizing essentially eliminates the amount of dangerous carcinogens smoking releases into your lungs, while at the same time helping you to portray a conscientious, fashion-forward image to others. Think of a vaporizer along the same lines as you ...

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Wayne County supervisors target E-cigarettes - Finger Lakes Times

Mon, 2015-06-15 23:06

Firstpost

Wayne County supervisors target E-cigarettes
Finger Lakes Times
In extending the ban to E-cigarettes, the law cites preliminary studies suggesting that many brands contain toxic chemicals and carcinogens. “Most E-cigarettes contain nicotine, which is a highly addictive and known carcinogen,” the law states ...
E-Cigarettes safer than normal cigarettes? Not really, say expertsFirstpost
E-cigarettes a safer choice? Think againIndia Today

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Cecil approves gas compressor with conditions - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mon, 2015-06-15 22:01

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Cecil approves gas compressor with conditions
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
The material is then burned off through a flare, producing volatile organic compounds such as benzene and formaldehyde -- both known carcinogens. Neighbors, including one whose child has asthma, expressed concern about air and water pollution and ...

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Opinions clash on expanding indoor smoking ban to e-cigarettes - PennLive.com

Mon, 2015-06-15 15:24

PennLive.com

Opinions clash on expanding indoor smoking ban to e-cigarettes
PennLive.com
"Its akin to putting the steak on the grill, turning the heat up, letting it sit there for five hours, and then testing that steak for carcinogenic particles, and saying 'well, you shouldn't eat steak because it's full of carcinogens.' It's misleading ...

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E-cigarettes safer than normal cigarettes? Experts say otherwise - Business Standard

Mon, 2015-06-15 02:15

E-cigarettes safer than normal cigarettes? Experts say otherwise
Business Standard
The carcinogens, or cancer producing molecules, are there in minute quantities," Ghose told IANS. T.S. Kler, executive director (Cardiac Sciences) and head of department (Cardiology) at Delhi's Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, went on to say that he is ...

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Loudoun officials address concerns regarding synthetic turf fields - Washington Post

Sun, 2015-06-14 13:06

Loudoun officials address concerns regarding synthetic turf fields
Washington Post
Crumb rubber, made from car tires, has been shown to contain a wealth of potentially dangerous chemicals and carcinogens, according to an NBC investigation last year. The NBC report, which stressed that no study has shown a definitive link between ...

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Proposed Montgomery County curbs on lawn pesticides face amendment - Washington Post

Sat, 2015-06-13 14:25

Proposed Montgomery County curbs on lawn pesticides face amendment
Washington Post
As originally drafted by Leventhal, the measure bans certain “non-essential” or cosmetic pesticides that are not prohibited by state or federal authorities but contain chemicals considered proven or likely carcinogens by the Environmental Protection ...

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After Monsanto's Roundup Called Probable Carcinogen, is Dow's Defoliant Next? - Motley Fool

Sat, 2015-06-13 10:03

Motley Fool

After Monsanto's Roundup Called Probable Carcinogen, is Dow's Defoliant Next?
Motley Fool
Environmentalists, unsurprisingly, cheered the IARC's ruling, but others noted that things like working night shifts are also classified as probably carcinogenic. That means that while chemicals can be dangerous, more mundane aspects of one's life ...

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How to lower your risks for colorectal cancer - WDSU New Orleans

Sat, 2015-06-13 09:20

How to lower your risks for colorectal cancer
WDSU New Orleans
PEOPLE WHO EAT HIGH AMOUNTS OF FIBER THOMAS SUCH AS WHOLE-GRAIN BREAD AND VEGETABLES MAY HAVE A LOWER RISK OF DEVELOPING THE DISEASE AS FIBER HELPS RID THE BODY OF CARCINOGENS. EXPOSURE TO HIGH ...

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Lets Stop Buying the LGBT Rainbow - Daily Beast

Fri, 2015-06-12 21:49

Daily Beast

Lets Stop Buying the LGBT Rainbow
Daily Beast
... variety of “pinkwashing” operate on fairly reductive logic—pink equals women equals breasts—the companies behind pink merchandise often donate very little to breast cancer research or, worse, hypocritically use potential carcinogens in their ...

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