Tag Archives: chemical
Bottles of Disney-branded Mickey Mouse and Star Wars hand sanitizer are being recalled for containing methanol and cancer-causing chemicals
Mansur Shaheen | dailymail.co.uk Disney-branded bottles on hand sanitizer may contain the cancer causing chemical benzene Best Brands Consumer Products, which licensed Disney’s branding for its hand sanitizer, issued a voluntary recall for the bottles at the start of the … Continue reading →
Brain study finds what eases pain of financial loss
Kate Kelland Reuters Financial market traders and keen gamblers take note. Scientists have found that a chemical in the region of the brain involved in sensory and reward systems is crucial to whether people simply brush off the pain of … Continue reading →
Blair, Olympic deals and the glimpse of another Britain
John Pilger johnpilger.com This is a story of two letters and two Britains. The first letter was written by Sebastian Coe, the former athlete who chairs the London Olympics Organising Committee. He is now called Lord Coe. In the New … Continue reading →
Will Congress Let Monsanto Write Its Own Rules?
Andrew Kimbrell huffingtonpost.com Co-Authored by Colin O’Neil, Regulatory Policy Analyst at the Center for Food Safety. The agricultural biotech industry — well, let’s call it what it really is: the chemical industry — has gone on the offensive as never … Continue reading →
Is “BPA-Free” a Lie?
ANH-USA Close. Many products that now boast they’re “BPA-free” have simply switched to a BPA relative that may be equally toxic! Regular readers will be aware of our campaign against BPA. Bisphenol-A is a dangerous, endocrine-disrupting chemical found in many … Continue reading →
How Tomatoes Lost Their Taste
Kai Kupferschmidt Science Now The next time you bite into a supermarket tomato and are less than impressed with the taste, blame aesthetics. A new study reveals that decades of breeding the fruits for uniform color have robbed them of … Continue reading →
Monsanto’s seedy legacy
Abby Martin RTAmerica Agricultural giant Monsanto is best known for their production of pesticides and genetically modified foods, but they have a controversial history as a chemical company with a slew of toxic cover ups. In addition to their battle … Continue reading →
History is the enemy as ‘brilliant’ psy-ops become the news
John Pilger johnpilger.com Arriving in a village in southern Vietnam, I caught sight of two children who bore witness to the longest war of the 20th century. Their terrible deformities were familiar. All along the Mekong river, where the forests … Continue reading →
What Did The Chicken On Your Plate Eat?
Anne Gordon GreenMedInfo Would you eat chicken that ate arsenic and banned antibiotics? You probably already have. When eating that delicious nugget, or scrumptious chicken salad…. do you ever wonder how the tender, juicy, and appealing shades of pink get … Continue reading →
Consumer Alert: BPA-Free Goods Still Contain Toxic Bisphenol
Sayer Ji Activist Post Breaking new research indicates that manufacturers throughout the world who were using the toxic hormone-disrupting chemical bisphenol A (BPA), have simply switched to an equally toxic analogue in the same bisphenol chemical class known as bisphenol … Continue reading →