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Toxic Chemicals in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products
Some of the ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products are toxic chemicals that may be hazardous to your health. Take a look at some of the ...
http://chemistry.about.com/od/healthsafety/tp/toxic-chemicals-in-cosmetics.htm
Harmful Chemicals in Cigarettes and Cigarette Smoke
To date, more than 7000 toxic chemicals have been identified in cigarettes and ... chemicals affect everything from blood pressure and pulse rate to the health of ...
http://quitsmoking.about.com/od/chemicalsinsmoke/a/chemicalshub.htm
Lab Safety and Toxic Chemicals - Safety in the Chemistry Lab
Some of the ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products are chemicals that may be hazardous to your health. Take a look at some of the ingredients to ...
http://chemistry.about.com/od/healthsafety/
The Health Effects of Smoking Cigarettes - Smoking Cessation
Jun 30, 2014 ... More than 7000 chemicals identified in cigarettes and cigarette smoke to date; the health effects of smoking touches nearly every organ in the ...
http://quitsmoking.about.com/od/tobaccostatistics/a/CigaretteSmoke.htm
Dangerous Household Chemicals - Common Products - Chemistry
Many common household chemicals are dangerous. They may be reasonably safe when used as directed, yet contain toxic chemicals or degrade over time into  ...
http://chemistry.about.com/od/healthsafety/a/dangerous-household-chemicals.htm
Toxic Chemicals - Chemistry - About.com
Some of the ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products are chemicals that may be hazardous to your health. Take a look at some of the ingredients to ...
http://chemistry.about.com/od/toxicchemicals/
Antiperspirant Health Hazards - Chemistry - About.com
Jul 2, 2011 ... BHT is a preservative that has been associated with nervous system effects, among other health concerns. This chemical is not found in all ...
http://chemistry.about.com/b/2011/07/02/antiperspirant-health-hazards.htm
The Health Hazards of Benzene in Cigarette Smoke
Sep 8, 2013 ... Benzene in cigarette smoke is thought to be responsible for about half of all human exposure to this toxic chemical. It is also a leukemia risk for ...
http://quitsmoking.about.com/od/chemicalsinsmoke/p/benzeneprof.htm
Cigarette Tar - Harmful Chemical Residue - Smoking Cessation
May 16, 2014 ... The Toxic Chemicals in Cigarettes ... "Tar" is the term used to describe the toxic chemical residue left behind from ... Smoking and Our Health.
http://quitsmoking.about.com/od/chemicalsinsmoke/a/tar_in_cigs.htm
Acute Health Effect (Definition) - Chemistry - About.com
Definition: The acute health effect is the effect caused by the initial exposure of a hazardous chemical on a human or animal body. When a hazardous material's ...
http://chemistry.about.com/od/chemistryglossary/g/Acute-Health-Effect-Definition.htm
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