FDA bans triclosan and 18 other ingredients in antibacterial soap
September 2, 2016, 3:42 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Manufacturers have 1 year to remove the ingredients or the products from the market.
When common chemicals are combined, does your risk of cancer go up?
June 29, 2015, 3:01 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Global research team looks at exposure to mixtures of everyday substances.
Minnesota becomes first state to outlaw antibacterial products
May 20, 2014, 5:42 p.m. by Matt Hickman
While the FDA takes its sweet time investigating the effectiveness — and potential dangers — of triclosan, Minnesota goes ahead and bans the controversial chemical.
Why are pollen allergies so common?
May 1, 2012, 5:40 p.m. by Natalie Wolchover, Life's Little Mysteries
One widely accepted theory postulates that our obsession with cleanliness is making us more sensitive.
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists
15 astounding facts about trees
12 plants that repel unwanted insects
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants
Update: Heineken severs relationship with club that hosted illegal dog fight
First bison calf born in Banff National Park in 140 years