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Reusing Plastic Bottles Can Pose Serious Health Hazards
Reduce, reuse and recycle is the mantra of environmentalists everywhere, but reusing plastic bottles may do more harm than good by releasing toxic chemicals  ...
http://environment.about.com/od/healthenvironment/a/plastic_bottles.htm
Toxic Toys: Chemicals in Toys Endanger Children
Chemicals typically used to make plastics soft and flexible have been cited as making toys and other children's products toxic and creating serious health ...
http://environment.about.com/od/healthandchildren/a/toxic_toys.htm
Phthalates in Cosmetics - Exposure Causes Health Risks
Campaign Alerts Consumers to Health Risks of Phthalates in Many ... to the chemicals could cause a wide range of health and reproductive problems in people.
http://environment.about.com/od/healthenvironment/a/phthalates.htm
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
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/
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
Dangerous Household Chemicals - Common Products - Chemistry
Dec 5, 2014 ... Many common household chemicals are dangerous. They may be reasonably safe when used as directed, yet contain toxic chemicals or ...
http://chemistry.about.com/od/healthsafety/a/dangerous-household-chemicals.htm
Health Facts and Statistics about Cigarette Smoking
Dec 1, 2014 ... More than 7000 chemicals are in cigarettes and cigarette smoke. Some of the current facts and statistics about cigarette smoking may surprise ...
http://quitsmoking.about.com/od/tobaccostatistics/a/CigaretteSmoke.htm
Antiperspirant Health Hazards - Chemistry - About.com
Jul 2, 2011 ... Antiperspirant Health Hazards ... The biggest problem with fragrance is that the exact chemicals used to create the characteristic scent of a ...
http://chemistry.about.com/b/2011/07/02/antiperspirant-health-hazards.htm
Common Household Chemicals - Dangerous Mixtures - Chemistry
Mixing these common household chemicals can be extremely dangerous.
http://chemistry.about.com/od/healthsafety/a/dangeousmix.htm
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