Not many are aware that a lot of products we commonly use around the house are loaded with dangerous chemicals that can put your health at a serious risk. Even if we read the label and reassure ourselves that everything about the product is fine, the label is not always a guarantee that the product is safe to use. Manufacturers often deliberately omit the toxic substances in their products in order to ensure strong sales.
These 12 different products contain cancer-causing ingredients:
Talcum powder made by John and Johnson. Inc. – Labeled toxic ingredient: Talc – causes lung irritation and ovarian cancer.
Natural finish make up -Procter and Gamble.Inc. – Labeled toxic ingredients: BHA – carcinogenic, LANOLIN, contaminated with DDT and carcinogenic pesticides, PARABENS – contact dermatitis, TRIETHANOLAMINE (TEA) – nitrites form carcinogenic nitrosamines FRAGANCE, TALC – carcinogenic and causes lung irritation.
Crest tartar control toothpaste made by Procter and Gamble.Inc.
Alberto VO5 conditioner -Essence of neutral henna: FRAGANCE, POLYSORBATE 80 1,4-dioxane. FD&C RED #4,FORMALDEHYDE, Carcinogenic, neurotoxic and sensitizer that causes contact dermatitis.
Clariol Nice `n Easy – DIETHANOLAMINE (DEA), FRAGANCE, various undisclosed ingredients, QUARTENIUM-15, which releases formaldehyde PHENYLENE-DIAMINES, PROPYLENE GLYCOL
Household Products Ajax Cleanser (Colgate- Palmolive. Inc.): CRYSTALLINESILICA – skin, lung and eye irritation. Just for the record, Silica is admitted as a carcinogen in 1994 Material Safety and Data Sheet (MSDS)
Lysol Disinfectant Spray ( Reckitt & Colman. Inc.): ORTHOPHENYLPHENOL (OPP)
Zud Heavy Duty Cleanser ( Reckitt & Colman. Inc.): CRYSTALLINE SILICA
Ortho Weed-B-Lawn Weed Killer (Monsanto Co.): SODIUM 2,4 DICHLOROPHENOXYACETATE (2,4 D), carcinogenic, neurotoxic toxin. It also causes reproductive issues.
Zodiac Cat & Dog Flea Collar (Sandoz Agro. Inc.): PROPOXUR, neurotoxic, carcinogenic
Whole Milk– (eg. Lucerne or Borden): HEXACHLOROBENZENE, toxin that triggers reproductive issues, neurotoxic, carcinogenic, ANTIBIOTICS, some are carcinogens or allergens; RECOMBINANT BOVINE GROWTH HORMONE and IGF-1, which can potentially trigger prostate, breast and colon cancer, DDT, xenoestrogen, carcinogenic, DIELDRIN, carcinogenic, xenoestrogen, HEPTACHLOR, toxin that causes reproductive issues, neurotoxic, carcinogenic, xenoestrogen.
Food Beef Frankfurters (eg. Oscar Mayer Foods Corporation): BENZENE HEXACHLORIDE – carcinogenic, HEPTACHLOR, LINDANE – carcinogenic, neurotoxic, harmful to blood forming cells; DACHTAL – strong sensitizer, irritant, carcinogenic (potentially contaminated with dioxin); HORMONES, feminizing and carcinogenic; BENZENE HEXACHLORIDE – carcinogenic; DIELDRIN, DDT –xenoestrogen, carcinogenic; NITRITE – in interaction with meat amines it forms carcinogenic nitrosamines which are potential cancer threat in children; HEXACHLOROBENZENE – teratogenic, neurotoxic, carcinogenic; ANTIBIOTICS – carcinogenic, some cause allergies or drug resistance.