Tag Archives: metal

Made to last … but not forever

Sydney Morning Herald As manufacturing’s decline bites hard in Sydney’s west, old hands cherish the skills of a passing era. Stuart Washington reports. It bears the fancy name ”industrial estate” but there’s nothing fancy about the light industry in Revesby. … Continue reading

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Capitalism: A Ghost Story

Arundhati Roy Global Research Rockefeller to Mandela, Vedanta to Anna Hazare…. How long can the cardinals of corporate gospel buy up our protests? The corporate or Foundation-endowed NGOs are global finance’s way of buying into resistance movements, literally like shareholders … Continue reading

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Toxic metal hip implants ‘could affect thousands more people than PIP breast scandal’

Claire Bates Daily Mail Tens of thousands of UK patients may have been exposed to dangerously high levels of toxic metals from failing hip implants, according to an investigation published in the British Medical Journal. This is despite the risks … Continue reading

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Cadmium Exposure Could Be Damaging Children’s Health more than Lead

Mike Barrett Natural Society Recent research shows that cadmium could very well be more dangerous to children’s health than lead. While heavy metals such as arsenic, lead, and mercury are often the first to pop up when discussing or thinking about … Continue reading

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Zinc supplements ‘can triple the survival chances of young children with pneumonia’

Lauren Paxman Daily Mail Zinc supplements can triple the survival chances of young children with pneumonia who are deficient in the mineral, a study has found. Taking zinc had a dramatic effect on death rates – even though it did … Continue reading

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BPA levels increase after eating canned soup

Source: Impact Lab Eating canned soup every day for just five days caused a 1,000 per cent increase in levels of bisphenol A in the body, they found. Scientists blame this increase on manufacturers using BPA in the lining of … Continue reading

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Body scanning legislation going ahead

Source: Herald Sun BODY scanners are soon to be installed across all Australian international airports as part of a Government plan to beef up anti-terrorism measures. Legislation allowing for the scanners, designed to locate metal and non-metal items under clothing, … Continue reading

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108 Milligrams Of This Common “Nutrient” Can Kill A Man

Source: GreenMedInfo If you knew that cyanide was found in common mass market products, at any dose, would you consume them?  Probably not, correct? Well then, how do you feel about a chemical 4 times more toxic than cyanide? Would … Continue reading

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Mercury Pandemic: Avoiding Toxic Levels of Daily Exposure

Source: Natural Society With today’s manufacturing there are many chemicals and toxins that are both purposefully added to products as well as unintentionally added. Mercury is one of those unintended additions to many of the products people consume and topically … Continue reading

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Are You Exposing Yourself to Toxic BPA?

Source: Natural Society Bisphenol A (BPA) is a widely used chemical substance. This chemical exists in nearly every plastic container, is used as lining for metal cans, and can even be found on receipts, toilet paper and worldwide currency. BPA … Continue reading

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