27 Nov '11, 3pm

President's Cancer Panel Report Links Chemicals & Non-Organic Food To Cancer.

President's Cancer Panel Report Links Chemicals & Non-Organic Food To Cancer.

In the category of “Many of us having been saying this for a while now”, the President’s Cancer Panel recently published a report on risks of cancer from the chemicals in our environment. From the chemical BPA found in plastics to everyday pollution to drugs in our water supply, the report finally admits that we should be reducing our exposure to the 80,000+ chemicals on the market that we have been ignoring the potential effects of. For far too long our EPA and FDA never raised a true concern about some of these products, and I am so very glad to see a report coming directly from the PCP telling us this information. While the report understands that all chemicals will not be removed or discontinued tomorrow, they do provide 12 Principles of Green Chemistry that would drastically reduce the toxicity of said chemicals:

Full article: http://www.thegoodhuman.com/2010/05/17/presidents-cancer-...

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