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2014-11-21 08:23:15

Strong on dirty clothes, easy on the environment TAIPEI, Taiwan, Nov.

2010-08-20 08:52:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Textile Rental Services Association of America (TRSA) is pleased that the federal EPA has recognized the TRS industry's efforts to reduce its use of nonylphenol ethoxylate (NPE).

2008-09-18 12:30:00

A chemical that can cause birth defects and cancer has been found in T-shirts that have been sold in Sweden, an environmental group says.

2008-09-12 18:00:16

Valet Services Laundry in partnership with Norchem Corporation announced that it has discontinued using Nonylphenol Ethoxylate (NPE) based detergents in their laundry operation.

2008-07-28 06:00:45

Cintas Corporation, in conjunction with Washing Systems, LLC (WSI) announced today it has become the first major industrial launderer to transition company-wide from a Nonylphenol Ethoxylate (NPE) - based detergent to a new, more environmentally friendly detergent for use in its industrial laundry facilities.

2008-02-08 11:20:00

Researchers have found that forms of fish containing both male and female traits appear to be more prevalent in areas with more farming and population density, according to a new study by the U.S. Geological Survey.

2006-12-29 03:01:34

By Huntsman, Brent E; Staples, Charles A; Naylor, Carter G; Williams, Jim-Bob ABSTRACT: The fate of nine-mole nonylphenol ethoxylate (NPE9) discharged to an on-site wastewater disposal (septic) system was the focus of a 2- year investigation.

2005-07-12 15:08:27

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Exposure to the environmental estrogen 4-nonylphenol increases the risk of breast cancer in mice, a new study shows. This research is another example demonstrating that estrogen-like chemicals in the environment "have the ability to cause cancer," Dr. William S.

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