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Dirty deeds, dirty dozen - Nrews email from EWG

Dear XXX, Atrazine. It's a chemical so potent that male frogs exposed to low levels of it can turn into female frogs - producing perfectly viable
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Just published! The 2014 Back-to-School Guide - Newsletter from CHEJ

Hey CHEJ supporters, we've got fantastic news!  Our Back to School Guide to PVC-free School Supplies is ready so head on over to our site to download ...
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Antibacterial soap exposes health workers to high triclosan levels

Editor's note: Triclosan, the potentially cancer causing agent, may be used in your mouthwash and soap and other cosmetics and personal care products....
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Practice smart sun - Newsletter from EWG

                  Dear XXX, Summer is winding down, but that doesn’t mean the sun is going anywhere. As you plan to make the most out of the last few ...
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Mobile phones damage male fertility - updated

A new study led by Gorpinchenko et al. suggests that mobile phone radiation or cell phone radiation may lower male fertility.  The study finds that ...
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Selenium reduces cell damages induced by cell phone radiation

A new study led by scientists at Izmir Katip Celebi University in Izmir, Turkey shows that mobile phone (cell phone) -induced electromagnetic radiation at 900 ...
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26 children tested - news from EWG

Dear XXX, Scientists from EWG and Duke University just released a groundbreaking study that found a biomarker of the cancer-causing fire retardant TDCIPP in the bodies of ...
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Breaking: New study by EWG and Duke finds toxic fire retardants in mothers – and even more in toddlers

Breaking: New study by EWG and Duke finds toxic fire retardants in mothers – and even more in toddlers   Dear Readers, In the first study to investigate ...
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5 Things You Need to Know About Obama’s Clean Power Plant Rule

This article was originally posted on ecowatch | July 29, 2014 8:44 pm and reposted on foodconsumer.org with permission by Carl Pope @ ecowatch  Thursday and Friday the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ...
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Cell phones cause more than brain tumors

Monday July 28, 204 (foodconsumer.org) -- A recent study confirms results from previous studies that long term use of cell phones can increase risk of ...
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