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.
Sep 21, 2016 ... Triclosan is found in many products. Understand ... Should I avoid products that
contain triclosan? ... Thirdhand smoke: What are the dangers?
The chemical Triclosan was introduced in 1972 for use as a surgical scrub in
hospitals. Since then, it has increasingly been added to a wide variety of products
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 ...
Sep 27, 2016 ... The FDA has decided that soaps and other antiseptic wash products made with
triclosan can no longer be marketed in the U.S. That rule goes ...
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, ...
FDA Bans Antibacterial Pesticide Triclosan in Soaps, While EPA Allows Its Use
.... The draft risk assessment found triclosan to be toxic to the environment but did
Dec 19, 2013 ... The health impacts of Triclosan are unknown, but evidence shows that
antibacterial soaps are not more effective at washing off germs.
May 24, 2010 ... Triclosan is an anti-bacterial ingredient in many cosmetics and personal-care
products. These include nearly half of all commercial antibacterial ...