The EPA just announced an increased risk of cancer from formaldehyde in laminates. How bad is this? What else does formaldehyde cause other than cancer? How much formaldehyde is toxic? These and other questions answered.
If you think the argument of genetic modification is philosophical you are in for a surprise. New research finds GMO soybeans accumulate formaldehyde. GMO soybean plants also have weakened immunity.
Most of us figure that when our body dies, it’ll nicely decompose back into the soil. This is not the reality for most modern burials – which leave behind a host of toxins to haunt the grave long after the funeral.
9/11 First responders are still dealing with cancers and other conditions from the World Trade Center attacks. One thing is clear: Our buildings are being made with toxins that, when they are demolished, will poison us for many years to come.
Research from France’s INSERM (National Institute of Health and Medical Research) has determined that classrooms with high levels of formaldehyde and other aldehydes significantly increase the incidence of asthma and allergies in children. The research was conducted in 108 primary schools among six...
A recent study of leading “Brazilian-style” hair straighteners that included 45 manufacturers has found that many brands claiming little or no formaldehyde actually contain significant levels. The study, by the Environmental Working Group, included a review of 47 adverse event reports that have...