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2014-02-06 08:24:26

DUBLIN, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cknpzq/dioctyl_phthalate) has announced the addition of the "Dioctyl Phthalate (DOP): 2014 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Dioctyl Phthalate (DOP) 2014 World Market Outlook and Forecast is an absolutely essential resource for anyone looking for detailed information on the mentioned market. Using...

2013-11-07 23:28:12

Passionately committed to supplying solution containers not made with natural rubber latex, DEHP or PVC Reston, Virginia (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Practice Greenhealth, the nation’s leading membership association devoted to environmentally responsible health care, has announced that B. Braun Medical Inc. (B.Braun) will sponsor the DEHP-Free Award, one of the Practice Greenhealth Environmental Excellence Awards. These coveted Awards are given to institutions within the health care...

2013-09-04 12:24:28

DUBLIN, Ireland, September 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9qghh6/diisononyl) has announced the addition of the "Diisononyl phthalate DINP (CAS 28553-12-0) Market Research Report 2013" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9qghh6/diisononyl ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Diisononyl phthalate DINP (CAS 28553-12-0) Market Research Report 2013...

2013-07-10 12:22:43

DUBLIN, July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fjpfwg/dioctyl_phthalate) has announced the addition of the "Dioctyl Phthalate (DOP): 2013 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2017" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fjpfwg/dioctyl_phthalate ] report to their offering. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Dioctyl Phthalate (DOP) 2013 World Market Outlook and Forecast is an...

2013-07-08 14:32:54

Risk of implantation failure and lower yield of oocytes linked to higher levels of urinary phthalates Phthalates are among a group of industrial chemicals shown in some studies to have adverse effects on reproductive health and development, particularly in the male. As such, they have been collectively defined as "endocrine disruptors", and proposed as one of several possible environmental exposures responsible for a decline in fertility. They are classified in two groups - high molecular...

Common Chemicals In Plastics Linked To Elevated Bloor Pressure In Kids
2013-05-22 14:49:15

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online From BPA in plastic water bottles to mercury in fish, dangerous chemicals seem to be lurking in every corner these days. According to a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and NYU Langone Medical Center, there´s another highly prevalent and potentially dangerous group of chemical to add to that list — phthalates. Pronounced ℠THAL-ates,´ the chemical additive can be found in...

2013-05-07 08:23:39

Hoses Can Leach Phthalates and BPA into Water, Study Finds ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- High levels of hazardous chemicals were found in garden hoses for the second year in a row. Researchers at the Ann Arbor-based Ecology Center found phthalates and the toxic chemical BPA in the water of a new hose that had been sitting outside in the sun for just two days. Findings include BPA levels of 0.34 to 0.91 ppm in the hose water, a level that is 3 to 9...

2013-03-13 23:00:57

In February, 2013 the World Health Organization released a study documenting the alarming effects of products that contain endocrine disruptors, which can range from the natural (phytoestrogens in soy) to the chemical (BPA, phthalates). Find out key ingredients to avoid, and simple steps to avoid them. Half Moon Bay, CA (PRWEB) March 13, 2013 Endocrine disruptors are chemicals that may interfere with the body´s hormonal balance and produce adverse developmental, reproductive,...

2012-10-11 07:21:35

RAHWAY, N.J., Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Rainbow Honey Cosmetics, a new and independent brand that designs and produces its own nail polishes in the United States, has embarked on a mission: Educate the public about dangerous chemicals in many mainstream American nail lacquers. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121011/CG90998) Why is this important? People are clueless to what's in the nail polishes they wear. "Several of the largest nail polish manufacturers in the...

Diabetes Risk From Cosmetics And Food Packaging
2012-07-14 05:11:09

John Neumann for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new study published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, researchers found a possible connection between compounds used in the manufacture of perfumes, scented lotions, food packaging and diabetes, especially in women. Hidden in those products is a type of chemical called phthalates. Most people in the United States are exposed to phthalates, and levels tend to be higher in women than men. Elizabeth Landau...