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Study finds toxic carcinogen risk - Albany Times Union

Thu, 2014-10-30 20:47

Albany Times Union

Study finds toxic carcinogen risk
Albany Times Union
Albany. Tests of air around homes near natural gas drilling wells and other production equipment in five states found potentially carcinogenic levels of chemicals, according to a study that involved a researcher from the University at Albany. The study ...

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Toxic Chemicals and Carcinogens Skyrocket Near Fracking Sites, Study Says - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 2014-10-30 15:29

The Independent

Toxic Chemicals and Carcinogens Skyrocket Near Fracking Sites, Study Says
U.S. News & World Report
Benzene, a carcinogen, was the most common, as was formaldehyde, which also has been linked to cancer. Hydrogen sulfide, which smells like rotten eggs and can affect the brain and upper-respiratory system, also was found. “I was amazed,” Carpenter ...
'Dangerously high' levels of airborne carcinogens found at US fracking sitesThe Independent

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Komen is supposed to be curing breast cancer. So why is its pink ribbon on so ... - Washington Post

Tue, 2014-10-21 13:54

Wall Street Journal

Komen is supposed to be curing breast cancer. So why is its pink ribbon on so ...
Washington Post
KFC sold greasy, heart disease-causing “Buckets for the Cure” in the name of women's health, just a few years after being sued for suspected carcinogens in its food. Even Komen's own Promise Me perfume raised concerns for its chemical contents. All too ...
Baker Hughes Fights Breast Cancer With Pink Fracking Drill BitsTriple Pundit
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Brings the Usual 'Pinkwashing' and Unethical ...Huffington Post
This October, it's Time to Turn Awareness into ActionCapeCod.com News
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Tiger Brands recalls products after finding traces of carcinogens - CNBCAfrica.com

Thu, 2014-10-16 06:26

BDlive

Tiger Brands recalls products after finding traces of carcinogens
CNBCAfrica.com
Tiger Brands has withdrawn its Tastic Simply Delicious products from supermarkets after finding traces of harmful substances. Tiger Brands recalls stock after finding traces of carcinogens. PHOTO: Aalto. The colourants Methyl Yellow and Sudan 1, which ...
S.Africa's Tiger Brands recalls products after finding carcinogensReuters
Tiger Brands recalls products after finding carcinogensMoneyweb.co.za
Unsafe Tastic products, containing Sudan Red, recalledLongevity LIVE

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SA's Tiger Brands recalls products after finding carcinogens - BDlive

Thu, 2014-10-16 03:38

BDlive

SA's Tiger Brands recalls products after finding carcinogens
BDlive
TIGER Brands has recalled some of its cooking sauces and rice products after tests found traces of potentially carcinogenic ingredients, the food company said on Thursday. Africa's largest food manufacturer had recalled 17,000 packs of its “Tastic ...

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S.Africa's Tiger Brands recalls products after finding carcinogens - Reuters

Thu, 2014-10-16 03:20

BDlive

S.Africa's Tiger Brands recalls products after finding carcinogens
Reuters
"These colourants can make food unsafe because of the possible toxicity and carcinogenic properties of such compounds," the company said. Shares of Tiger Brands were down 0.82 percent at 308.45 rand at 0720 GMT. (Reporting by David Dolan; editing by ...
Tiger Brands recalls products after finding traces of carcinogensCNBCAfrica.com
Tiger Brands recalls products after finding carcinogensMoneyweb.co.za

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Tiger Brands recalls products after finding carcinogens - Moneyweb.co.za

Thu, 2014-10-16 01:57

BDlive

Tiger Brands recalls products after finding carcinogens
Moneyweb.co.za
Tiger Brands has recalled some of its cooking sauces and rice products after tests found traces of potentially carcinogenic ingredients, the food company said on Thursday. Africa's largest food manufacturer has recalled 17 000 packs of its "Tastic ...
S.Africa's Tiger Brands recalls products after finding carcinogensReuters

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S.Africa's Tiger Brands recalls products after finding carcinogens - Reuters Africa

Thu, 2014-10-16 01:38

S.Africa's Tiger Brands recalls products after finding carcinogens
Reuters Africa
JOHANNESBURG Oct 16 (Reuters) - South Africa's Tiger Brands has recalled some of its cooking sauces and rice products after tests found traces of potentially carcinogenic ingredients, the food company said on Thursday. Africa's largest food ...

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Carcinogen Blocking Effects of Turmeric - Care2.com

Wed, 2014-10-15 11:27

Care2.com

Carcinogen Blocking Effects of Turmeric
Care2.com
According to their mode of action, chemopreventive agents are classified into different subgroups: antiproliferatives, antioxidants, or carcinogen-blockers. Curcumin belongs to all three, given its multiple mechanisms of action. Curcumin appears to ...

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Can playing on artificial turf lead to cancer? - Philly.com

Tue, 2014-10-14 03:35

Philly.com

Can playing on artificial turf lead to cancer?
Philly.com
The EPA lists mercury, lead, benzene and arsenic as well as other chemicals and carcinogens as being the ingredients in tires. Field Turf, a maker of artificial turf, assures its customers that the ways these chemicals are manufactured makes them safe.
Soccer, Artificial Turf, and How Associations Play Into the MixAssociations Now
Possible Link Between Artificial Turf and CancerWDTV

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Could artificial turf be linked to cancer? - New York Daily News

Thu, 2014-10-09 12:24

New York Daily News

Could artificial turf be linked to cancer?
New York Daily News
Though no research has said the material causes the disease, Griffin believes the black crumbs made of synthetic fibers and old tire bits that get kicked up by regular play can get into players' bodies and be carcinogenic. Turf fields can get hotter ...
Concerns Surrounding Artificial TurfKDLT News
Rubber pellets in sports fields raise cancer concernsWNCN
Soccer goalies look for tie between turf and cancerWHDH-TV

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Toxic Wood Preservative Added to Government List of Carcinogens - eNews Park Forest

Thu, 2014-10-09 10:25

eNews Park Forest

Toxic Wood Preservative Added to Government List of Carcinogens
eNews Park Forest
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) released its 13 Report on Carcinogens, a science-based document that identifies chemical, biological, and physical agents that are considered cancer hazards for people living in the United States.

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Toxic Wood Preservative Added to Government List of Carcinogens - eNews Park Forest

Thu, 2014-10-09 10:25

eNews Park Forest

Toxic Wood Preservative Added to Government List of Carcinogens
eNews Park Forest
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) released its 13 Report on Carcinogens, a science-based document that identifies chemical, biological, and physical agents that are considered cancer hazards for people living in the United States.

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HHS releases 13th Report on Carcinogens - Science Times

Wed, 2014-10-08 03:19

Science Times

HHS releases 13th Report on Carcinogens
Science Times
Four substances have been added in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 13th Report on Carcinogens, a science-based document that identifies chemical, biological, and physical agents that are considered cancer hazards for people living in ...

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HHS adds to list of carcinogens - Safety+Health magazine

Mon, 2014-10-06 14:46

HHS adds to list of carcinogens
Safety+Health magazine
One of those substances – ortho-toluidine, which is used to make rubber chemicals, pesticides and dyes – has been listed as a known human carcinogen. Three others have been added as “reasonably anticipated to be human carcinogens,” including:.

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Somerville cabinet company exposed workers to carcinogens, OSHA says - The Star-Ledger

Mon, 2014-10-06 14:00

Somerville cabinet company exposed workers to carcinogens, OSHA says
The Star-Ledger
A custom-order cabinetry company in Somerville willfully exposed its workers to health hazards — including many involving a carcinogen — according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. OSHA last week announced $136,290 in proposed ...

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Reports Examine High Costs of Cancer Drugs and Identify New Carcinogens - Roll Call (blog)

Mon, 2014-10-06 13:47

Reports Examine High Costs of Cancer Drugs and Identify New Carcinogens
Roll Call (blog)
The department today formally issues a report noting additions to the registry of cancer causing substances in the thirteenth annual report on carcinogens. The newly identified carcinogens include a substances used in cleaning solvents, fuels, tobacco ...

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13th Report on Carcinogens adds four new chemicals to the cancer list ... - Natural Resources Defense Council (blog)

Mon, 2014-10-06 09:59

13th Report on Carcinogens adds four new chemicals to the cancer list ...
Natural Resources Defense Council (blog)
Cumene is classified as “reasonably anticipated” to cause cancer. It's also on the Congressional list of chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking” for oil and gas. It's been listed as a Hazardous Air Pollutant (HAP) by the Environmental ...

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