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  • Weight and Obesity
  • Dust Triggers Fat Cell Growth
  • ...phthalates are known for potential effects on the human body's immune, neurological and reproductive functions. Animal studies indicate exposure to certain EDCs early in life can spur weight gain in l...
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  • Environment
  • Toxic Chemicals Prevalent in Household Dust
  • ...Phthalates, RFRs, phenols, and fragrances. But Phthalates (a chemical in soft plastic) had the highest concentrations. And, because of the toxicity of many of these compounds found in dust, small amou...
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  • Environment
  • Phthalates Raise BP
  • Chemicals present in household cleaners, food packaging and personal care products, and utilized to soften plastics and vinyl, phthalates have recently been suggested to contribute to a range of healt...
  • 171  0
  • Cancer
  • Plastic Food Wrap Poses Food Safety Risk
  • ...phthalates, compounds regarded as endocrine disruptors with potential risks to human health. Ruthann A Rudel, from the Silent Spring Institute (Massachusetts, USA), and colleagues conducted a short in...
  • 119  0
  • Weight and Obesity
  • Dust Triggers Fat Cell Growth
  • ...phthalates are known for potential effects on the human body's immune, neurological and reproductive functions. Animal studies indicate exposure to certain EDCs early in life can spur weight gain in l...
  • 4178  0
  • Environment
  • Phthalates Raise BP
  • Chemicals present in household cleaners, food packaging and personal care products, and utilized to soften plastics and vinyl, phthalates have recently been suggested to contribute to a range of healt...
  • 171  0
  • Cancer
  • Plastic Food Wrap Poses Food Safety Risk
  • ...phthalates, compounds regarded as endocrine disruptors with potential risks to human health. Ruthann A Rudel, from the Silent Spring Institute (Massachusetts, USA), and colleagues conducted a short in...
  • 119  0
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