Chemicals of Concern
Learn about a few of the top ingredients and contaminants to avoid, based on the science linking each to adverse health impacts, and the types of products they're found in. To learn more about how chemicals impact your health and where they come from, check out the Your Body, Your Health section.
For each of the chemicals included in this section, a growing body of hazard-based evidence suggests connections to long-term health concerns like cancer and reproductive problems.
|Benzophenone & Related Compounds|
|Butylated Compounds |
|Ethanolamine Compounds (MEA, DEA, TEA and others)|
|Formaldehyde and Formaldehyde-Releasing Preservatives|
|Lead and Other Heavy Metals|
|Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE, aka TeflonŽ)|