All posts created by Russel Davis
09/13/2017 / By Russel Davis

Data from a recent analysis published in Pest Management Science revealed that the European Union (EU) currently has fewer registered biopesticides compared with

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-09-13-scientists-argue-that-the-world-needs-more-natural-biopesticides-rather-than-synthetic-chemical-pesticides.html

09/12/2017 / By Russel Davis

An animated map generated by Business Insider has provided an overview on where the most popular bottled water brands actually came

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-09-12-the-shocking-truth-where-does-your-favorite-bottled-water-actually-come-from.html

09/11/2017 / By Russel Davis

Switzerland is slated to become the first country to ban deodorants that contain aluminum salts. This, following results of a 2016

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-09-11-aluminum-salts-in-deodorants-caused-cancer-and-switzerland-may-be-the-first-nation-in-the-world-to-ban-them.html

09/06/2017 / By Russel Davis

High pesticide exposure may negatively affect birth outcomes in pregnant women, a study published in Nature Communications showed. Previous research on

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-09-06-high-pesticide-exposure-in-pregnant-women-found-to-cause-birth-defects-and-low-birth-weight.html

08/30/2017 / By Russel Davis

Neither using a secured storage nor implementing stricter pesticide access were effective in stemming chemical-related self-poisoning and suicide in rural Asia,

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-08-30-third-world-farmers-are-committing-suicide-by-consuming-toxic-pesticides.html

08/19/2017 / By Russel Davis

Naled, a pesticide commonly used in Florida to ward off Zika-carrying mosquitoes, was associated with motor function deficits in Chinese babies,

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-08-19-pesticides-sprayed-on-u-s-cities-to-fight-zika-found-to-harm-motor-coordination-and-neuromuscular-systems-in-children.html

08/10/2017 / By Russel Davis

An animal study published online on The FASEB Journal revealed that in utero exposure to air pollutants such as diesel exhaust may

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-08-10-air-pollution-confirmed-to-have-multi-generational-damaging-effect-on-future-offspring.html

08/06/2017 / By Russel Davis

A team of researchers at Carnegie Mellon University, University of Auckland, and Oregon State University has recently developed a catalyst that

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-08-06-science-breakthrough-removes-nearly-all-bpa-from-water-at-very-low-cost.html

07/27/2017 / By Russel Davis

The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) has recently reported that 10 of 11 ice cream samples from Ben & Jerry’s tested

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-27-cancer-causing-glyphosate-herbicide-found-in-ben-jerrys-ice-cream.html

07/26/2017 / By Russel Davis

A new study published in Atmospheric Environment revealed that exposure to ambient air pollution during rush hour is more detrimental to

http://www.chemicals.news/2017-07-26-commuting-along-polluted-highways-found-to-be-twice-as-bad-for-human-health-as-previously-believed.html