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.
Apr 8, 2010 ... At this time, we don't have enough information available to assess the level of risk
that triclosan poses for the development of antibiotic ...
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 ...
One active ingredient in antimicrobial products is easily absorbed into the skin.
Find out more about the hormonal risks of triclosan.
Dec 19, 2013 ... The health impacts of Triclosan are unknown, but evidence shows that
antibacterial soaps are not more effective at washing off germs.
Jun 16, 2014 ... New data point to the risks of triclosan and triclocarban to human health due to
their endocrine-disrupting potential, indicating that each and ...
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, ...
EWG's Healthy Home Tips: Tip 5 - Wash those hands, but avoid Triclosan ... Tip 4
- Avoid fire retardants Tip 6 - Skip the non-stick to avoid the dangers of Teflon › ...
Health and Environmental Hazards. Triclosan can pass through skin <sup>i</sup> and is
suspected of interfering with hormone function (endocrine disruption). <sup>ii</sup> U.S. ...