Dogs and people carry remarkably similar amounts of common household chemicals in their bodies, a possible boon for human health.
Organization and consumer demand for products that don't harm people or pollute the environment are moving forward-thinking brands toward safer ingredients.
Young boys who were exposed in the womb to certain phthalate chemicals were more likely to have autism traits at ages 3 and 4, according to a new study published in Environmental Health Perspectives.
Lower birthrates are a result of people postponing childbirth into later years as well as chemical toxicity in the environment according to research.
Twenty-nine states to consider more than 180 such policies in 2020.
The European Commission will ask the European Food Safety Authority to conduct another risk assessment of phthalates in plastic food contact materials.
"This global pandemic is scary for everyone and it's even scarier knowing your family has been exposed to chemicals that may hurt the immune system."
Four of the fellows who participated in the program this year will discuss their ongoing research, activism, and experiences with publishing their ideas in the public sphere.
In an effort to bolster our health, we may be exposed to compounds that harm us. New research says physicians need to recognize and explain this hidden risk to patients.