New coalition aims at zero emission
The World Economic Forum, the Global Maritime Forum, and Friends of Ocean Action has launched the ”Getting to Zero Coalition” with the goal of decarbonizing the international maritime shipping sector by 2030.
Global study reveals toxic chemicals in Nigeria’s recycled toys
A global new study, “Toxic Soup: Dioxins in Plastic Toys”, shows alarming levels of very toxic brominated dioxins in eight toys and one hair clip made of recycled plastic stemming from electronic waste. Dioxin content in toys from Czechia, Germany, France, Portugal, Argentina, India and Nigeria was comparable to the levels found in previous studies…
Chemicals in medicines, food packaging, toys increase men's chronic disease risk
It is unclear why phthalates cause disease, however, researchers believe it may be due to their effect on the body's hormones, which regulate growth, metabolism and development.
Chemicals You Should Look Out For In Your Skin Care Products
Beautiful skin is essential, but you need to be sure the products you use on your skin are safe. The key to healthy beauty care is to understand what’s really underneath the lid. While that may seem like a lot of work, you just have to know what to keep your eyes open for. The skin is…