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BPA exposure a hazard for store clerks

Study shows chemical is absorbed through skin

Store and ATM receipts may be adding to the exposure of people to the chemical bisphenol A (BPA), a new study from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center has found. 626 more words

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P is for Palm Oil

Palm oil has been used by man for over 5,000 years and was prized by the pharaohs in ancient Egypt.  Derived from the red fruit of the oil palm, the oil is packed full of goodness being rich in vitamins A, E and K. 46 more words

Health experts: Food pack chemicals may be harmful to human health over long term

The synthetic chemicals used in the packaging, storage, and processing of foodstuffs might be harmful to human health over the long term, warn environmental scientists in a commentary in the… 462 more words