Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Environmental toxins are in water, food and garden: Dirty Dozen list from the EPA and how you can reduce exposure

Environmental toxins are in water, food and garden: Dirty Dozen list from the EPA and how you can reduce exposure
(NaturalNews) The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) states that environmental toxins and Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) are linked to health problems. The EPA lists a "Dirty Dozen" that can cause health issues, such as the brain, thyroid, and cause violence. More than 60,000 substances are registered substances with the EPA, and some of them are already known to be neurotoxins, endocrine disruptors, and carcinogens. Many of these chemicals are found in pesticides, insecticides, toxic metals and PCBs in plastics.

Learn more: http://www.naturalnews.com/040440_environmental_toxins_chemicals_dirty_dozen.html#ixzz2U1zKZbdm