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A Pervasive Threat: The Danger of in utero BPA Exposure - Endocrine News

A Pervasive Threat: The Danger of in utero BPA Exposure - Endocrine News | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
A new study presented at ENDO 2016 revealed a possible link between bisphenol A exposure in utero to breast cancer later in life. In the process, the researchers created a new bioassay that can test chemicals much faster than typical animal studies. Almost every single person alive today has detectable amounts of endocrine-disrupting chemical
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Geographic cancer clusters are rampant but impossible to prove

Despite their best efforts, scientists can't prove the connection between industrial plants emitting noxious chemicals and geographical outliers in cancer numbers.
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Air pollution tied to shorter survival with lung cancer

Air pollution tied to shorter survival with lung cancer | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
Patients who live in communities with higher than average levels of air pollution typically die sooner than their peers who live in places with cleaner air. Maine news, sports, politics and election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.
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The Pollution in People: Cancer-Causing Chemicals in Americans' Bodies

The Pollution in People: Cancer-Causing Chemicals in Americans' Bodies | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
As many as 420 known or likely carcinogens have been detected in people.
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