6/8/2004

Everyday personal-care products contain ingredients known to be harmful to people's health, a new study from health activists concludes and details the ingredients in 7,500 products. Among the findings from the study put out by the Environmental Working Group were that one out of every 100 products on the market contains ingredients identified by the government as being known or probable carcinogens, and that 89% of ingredients have never been analyzed for health impacts by the Cosmetic Ingredient Review Board.

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