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Junked food! Toxic compounds used to make industrial tubing and rubber gloves are found in 80% of McDonald’s, Burger King and Pizza Hut food: Dangerous chemicals are linked to asthma, infertility...

There is no longer any population or place on earth untouched by PFAS contamination. We are living through a toxic experiment with no control group Last modified on Sun 24 Oct 2021 06.32 EDT This week...

Sci-fi soundtrack or insect defence? Scientists translate unpleasant chemicals secreted by sawfly larvae to repel predators into eerie MUSIC Sawfly larvae protect themselves from ants by secreting unpleasant...

Does your child hate broccoli? Chemicals in their MOUTH may be to blame! Enzymes in brassica vegetables react with oral bacteria and produce unpleasant, sulphurous odours, study finds Researchers extracted...

Women exposed to harmful chemicals from PLASTIC during pregnancy are more likely to develop postpartum depression, study warns US scientists warn against exposure to phthalates, found in toys and packaging  Phthalates...

Pollutants found in castrated dogs’ testicles show how toxic air can impact male fertility, scientists say Researchers studied the testes from 77 castrated pet dogs  Animals lived across the UK...

Chemicals from plastic packaging are migrating into our FOOD and harming plants in soil, scientists warn Three studies have been published exploring the impact of microplastic waste One study explored...

Industrial chemicals found in household products may be causing men’s testicles to SHRINK and sperm counts to decrease, study finds Industrial chemicals called phthalates are causing smaller penises...

Toxic chemicals used to stop car tyres wearing out too fast are leaching into rivers and killing off salmon, researchers warn ‘6PPD’ is a chemical used in the manufacture of tyre rubber, to...

Origins of metabolism revealed: Two chemicals in Earth’s primordial soup ‘allowed the first life to form’ by reacting together to turn fuel into energy, study claims Researchers found glyoxylate...

Chemicals commonly used in food packaging, cosmetics, fragrances and pharmaceuticals may trigger ADHD in teenagers, study warns Researchers from the US analysed the behavioural characteristics of 205...

Saving the Mary Rose: Scientists identify the chemical compounds that are causing the hull of Henry VIII’s famous warship to degrade — offering hope for its preservation The Tudor vessel sank in the...

Toxic chemicals in ocean algae could be causing Alzheimer’s-like brain disease in DOLPHINS, researchers warn A chemical found in algae may be linked to harmful brain conditions in dolphins Researchers...

A study found two everyday pollutants damage sperm in both humans and canines. Experts warn their findings suggest pet dogs can act as “canary in the coal mine” for male infertility. Previous research...

The study, published in the journal Human Reproduction, examined chemical levels including phthalates, parabens and phenols. Certain phthalates are used in some scented products such as perfumes, deodorants,...

Are household products putting our pets at risk? Study warns chemicals found in furniture, clothing, and kitchenware linked to endocrine disorder in cats The new study examined  PFAS, a controversial...