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"Chemophobia"




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    funding to support atrazine. Whelan once asked for an additional $100,000 to write a book about why chemicals aren't bad. She coined the term chemophobia and defined it as the public's unwarranted fearRead more

Chemophobia

Disease

Chemophobia (or chemphobia) is an irrational fear of chemicals, a type of specific phobia. The phenomenon has been ascribed both to a well-founded concern over the potential adverse effects of synthetic chemicals, and to an irrational fear of these substances because of misconceptions about their potential for harm.The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry defines chemophobia as an...More