All posts created by Frances Bloomfield
09/11/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Nobody wants ants in their home and definitely nobody wants to use foul-smelling, potentially harmful pesticides either. But desperate times

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-09-11-keep-annoying-ants-away-with-these-five-nontoxic-repellents.html

09/06/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

For almost four years, a building located in an eastern Missouri floodplain has served as the illegal dump site for

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-09-06-thousands-of-tons-of-hazardous-waste-dumped-on-missouri.html

09/03/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

While canned goods and chips may not be healthiest foods in the world, new research has revealed that they’re even

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-09-03-food-preservatives-and-chemical-additives-found-to-promote-obesity-is-this-why-america-is-so-overweight.html

07/26/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

As people emerge from their homes to enjoy the sunny weather, so too do the various insects creep out of

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-26-is-your-insect-repellent-made-from-toxic-ingredients.html

07/18/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

With summer in full swing, more people are bringing out the staples of the season: grills, pool toys, sunglasses, and

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-18-extremely-toxic-sunscreen-ingredients-you-want-to-avoid.html

07/12/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Could one effective solution to air pollution have been under our noses all along? That seems to be case, according

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-12-concrete-structures-found-to-literally-help-cleanse-city-air-by-absorbing-sulfur-dioxide.html

07/12/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

A great number of personal care products are loaded with toxic chemicals, and deodorant is no exception. Your average deodorant

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-12-toxic-ingredients-in-your-deodorant-poisoning-yourself.html

07/11/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Is a common antimicrobial ingredient contributing to antibiotic resistance in superbugs? According to a study conducted by researchers from the

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-11-is-your-toxic-toothpaste-and-soap-causing-antibiotic-resistance-and-fuelling-the-spread-of-superbugs.html

07/06/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Rather than killing bacteria as intended, a common antibacterial ingredient may actually be contributing to antibiotic resistance. According to researchers,

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-06-antibacterial-soap-ingredient-triclosan-confirmed-to-promote-antibiotic-resistant-bacteria.html

06/17/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Scientists from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health have suggested that chemicals in shampoos and toys may seriously damage

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-06-17-shampoo-chemicals-ingredients-found-to-interfere-with-development-of-children-alter-hormones.html