Phthalates Primer

Last updated on November 9th, 2017What Are Phthalates?   Phthalates (pronounced “thah-lates”) are esters of phthalic acid.  The most common use for them is as a “plasticiser” – i.e. that which makes plastics flexible and not brittle.  Have you noticed … Continued

Harmful Ingredients in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products

Last updated on December 4th, 2016Harmful ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products are unfortunately plentiful. This list of harmful ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products contains 62 chemicals. The list of harmful ingredients in cosmetics and personal care … Continued