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"Formaldehyde" in Articles

  1. photo The Spin on AspartameThe Spin on AspartameArticle
    Drink Association itself objected, saying it wouldn’t be safe because aspartame is very unstable in liquid form and breaks down into, among other things, formaldehyde. Monsanto bought G.D. Searle and CoRead more
  2. photo ’60 Minutes’ Exposes Lumber Liquidators Laminate Flooring for Exceeding Legal <b>Formaldehyde</b> Standards’60 Minutes’ Exposes Lumber Liquidators Laminate Flooring for Exceeding Legal Formaldehyde StandardsArticle
    of over a billion dollars a year. The results revealed extremely high levels of formaldehyde and falsified health claims on the company’s products. Much of the company’s laminate flooring is actuallyRead more
  3. photo An Oscar Green SuiteAn Oscar Green SuiteArticle
    on minerals in 1994. My favorite nail polish was in attendance, Zoya. The toluene, formaldehyde, and dibutyl phthalate free nail polish is a must for any mother or woman who lives a clean green life. I useRead more
  4. photo REAL BEAUTY 101REAL BEAUTY 101Article
    . These preservatives also release formaldehyde, a chemical that can cause skin irritations as well as health problems such as migraines, allergies and asthma. Isopropyl Alcohol: a petroleum-derived solvent foundRead more
  5. photo Cosmetics and Breast Cancer, Is There A Connection?Cosmetics and Breast Cancer, Is There A Connection?Article
    disruptor Formaldehyde Nail treatment, flame-retardant products Cancer hazard, reproductive developmental toxicity, illegal ingredient in EU Toluene Nail polish and treatments Cancer hazardRead more
  6. photo Are Plants Pollution Fighters?Are Plants Pollution Fighters?Article
    formaldehyde, trichloroethylene and benzene, as well as carbon monoxide. Photosynthesis plays a role, Wolverton noted, with its “continuous exchange of gaseous substances between plant leaves and the surroundingRead more
  7. photo The Cotton ClubThe Cotton ClubArticle
    , Virginia-based Tomorrow’s World, a national mail-order catalog. “It’s cleaner, has breathability next to the skin, is great for people with allergies or chemical sensitivities, has no formaldehyde finishingRead more
  8. photo "Swag" Goes Green"Swag" Goes GreenArticle
    to discover a nail polish and remover that are free of formaldehyde, toluene and dibutyl phthalates. These chemicals have been linked to cancer, birth defects and motor neuron disorders in children. Zoya, knownRead more
  9. photo 5 Steps to a Pretty-Feet Natural Pedicure5 Steps to a Pretty-Feet Natural PedicureArticle
    to paint them, look for nail polishes that don’t contain toxic additives, formaldehyde, toluene or phthalates. Before bed on the evening of your do-it-yourself pedicure, coat your feet in organic lotionRead more
  10. photo DIY Natural Makeup RemoverDIY Natural Makeup RemoverArticle
    premature signs of aging! With it, however, this is what we tend to get: 1,4-dioxane, coal tar dyes, diazolidinyl urea, DMDM Hydantoin, formaldehyde, parabens, polyethylene glycols (PEGs), polysorbate 80Read more

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Formaldehyde is a naturally-occurring organic compound with the formula CH2O or HCHO. It is the simplest aldehyde and is also known by its systematic name methanal. The common name of this substance comes from its similarity and relation to formic acid.A gas at room temperature, formaldehyde is colorless and has a characteristic pungent, irritating odor. It is an important precursor to many...More