Associated PressJune 18, 2021 13:56:46 IST
According to a new study, more than half of the cosmetics sold in the United States and Canada are flooded with toxic industrial compounds associated with serious health conditions such as cancer and weight loss at birth.
Researchers at Notre Dame University have tested more than 230 commonly used cosmetics and found that 56% of foundation and eye products, 48% of lip products and 47% of mascara contain fluoride. Did. Used in non-stick frying pans, rugs and countless other consumer products.
According to a study published in the journal on Tuesday, some of the highest PFAS levels were found in waterproof mascara (82%) and long-lasting lipstick (62%). Environmental Science and Technology Letter. Twenty-nine…