Dallas-FortWorth, North Central TexasObesogens:Do They Make Us Fat? Chemicals, Foods, Hormones and Pesticides in the Green Scheme
Conventional Beauty/Cleaning/Personal Products asObesogensKeep in mind that cosmetics and personal careproducts in the U.S. are totally unregulated industries.
Cleaning products contain a soup of chemicals. They have very lax labelingrequirements.
Phthalates are found in perfume, toothpaste, hair spray, nail polish, cleaningproducts, andhundreds of other personal care products as well as their plastic containers.
More About ObesogensWhat Is an Obesogen?How Do Obesogens Make Us Fat? How Do We Acquire Obesogens? Chemicals as Obesogens Beauty/Personal Products asObesogens Foods as Obesogens How Do We Avoid Obesogens? Sources:Environmental Health Perspectives, 2010; Stephen Perrine’s TheNew American Diet;International Journal of Obesity; Dr. Oz; JillianMichaels’ MasterYour Metabolism; Newsweek, 2009; University of California, Irvine;Ecostiletto; CBS; Cornell University; BioScience, 2008; Environmental WorkingGroup; U. S. Environmental Protection Agency; International Programme on ChemicalSafety