Category Health

“Burned”

Quoted from CBC Marketplace - http://www.cbc.ca/marketplace/episodes/2012-2013/burned

“Burned”

Tom Harrington investigates flame retardants in our homes and reveals the toxic chemicals used to prevent or slow down the spread of fire may be making us sick, and may…
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“Exposure to common flame retardants may raise the risk of papillary thyroid cancer”

Quoted from Endocrine Society - http://www.endocrine.org/news-room/current-press-releases/exposure-to-common-flame-retardants-may-raise-the-risk-of-papillary-thyroid-cancer

“Exposure to common flame retardants may raise the risk of papillary thyroid cancer”

ORLANDO – Some flame retardants used in many home products appear to be associated with the most common type of thyroid cancer, papillary thyroid cancer (PTC), according to a new…
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“Toxic by Design”

Quoted from Endocrine Disruptors Action Group - https://endocrinedisruptorsaction.org/2016/10/11/toxic-by-design/

“Toxic by Design”

Toxic by Design: Eliminating harmful flame retardant chemicals from our bodies, homes, & communities Toxic by Design, investigates how failures in Canada’s regulatory approach to industrial chemicals—including a new regulation on…
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