Triclosan, similar in its uses and mechanism of action to triclocarban, is an
antibacterial and antifungal agent found in consumer products, including
toothpaste, soaps, detergents, toys, and surgic...
Aug 29, 2012 ... Triclosan, a high production volume ingredient used in most personal care ... that
imitate estrogen are known to increase breast cancer risk.
Triclosan is found in many products. ... Recent studies, however, have raised
questions about whether triclosan ... Thirdhand smoke: What are the dangers?
The dangers of triclosan have been studied more and more in recent years, and
the evidence is mounting of its negative effects on humans, animals and the ...
Aug 13, 2014 ... Do the benefits that triclosan provides in Colgate Total toothpaste outweigh the
risks? Or should you throw it in the trash and switch to Crest, ...
The draft risk assessment found triclosan to be toxic to the environment but did
not ... to ban the uses of triclosan in consumer products citing risks to human and
Sep 4, 2014 ... Colgate Total contains the antibacterial agent triclosan, which mounting ... related
antibacterial agent, “the benefits may not be worth the risks.
Dec 16, 2013 ... Antibacterial Soaps May Pose Health Risks, FDA Says; Should They Be ... The
chemicals used in the products, particularly triclosan and ...
EPA conducted a human health risk assessment for triclosan to support the
Jan 3, 2014 ... But triclosan's use in home over-the-counter products was never fully ... health
risks associated with triclosan, and bacterial resistance is first on ...