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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triclosan

Triclosan (sometimes abbreviated as TCS), similar in its uses and mechanism of action to ... Some studies suggest that antimicrobial hand soaps containing triclosan provide a slightly greater bacterial reduction on the hands compared to plain ...

www.ewg.org/research/healthy-home-tips/tip-5-wash-those-hands-avoid-triclosan

But ironically, some soaps contain chemicals you should avoid, so choosing a safer ... EWG's Healthy Home Tips: Tip 5 - Wash those hands, but avoid Triclosan .

www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/09/02/492394717/fda-bans-19-chemicals-used-in-antibacterial-soaps

Sep 2, 2016 ... The FDA says there's no evidence that antibacterial soaps do a better job cleaning hands, and chemicals in them may pose health hazards.

qz.com/1009999/a-chemical-banned-in-hand-soap-is-still-in-toothpaste-sold-in-the-us-and-scientists-say-thats-ridiculous

Jun 20, 2017 ... Nearly a year has passed since the US Food and Drug Administration banned Triclosan from hand soaps and body wash in the country. But the ...

www.beyondpesticides.org/programs/antibacterials/triclosan/products-containing-triclosan

Some antibacterial soaps may use triclosan's cousin, triclocarban, in place of ... Bath and Body Works Antibacterial Hand Soaps, Gels and Foaming Sanitizers.

www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm378393.htm

Triclosan can be found in many places today. ... consumers on a regular basis in hand soaps and body washes.

www.fda.gov/newsevents/newsroom/pressannouncements/ucm517478.htm

Sep 2, 2016 ... ... triclosan and triclocarban from over-the-counter antibacterial hand and ... long- term daily use and more effective than plain soap and water in ...

www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm205999.htm

Triclosan is an ingredient added to many consumer products to help reduce or prevent ... Topical Antiseptic Products: Hand Sanitizers and Antibacterial Soaps ...

www.nytimes.com/2016/09/07/well/live/why-your-toothpaste-has-triclosan.html

Sep 7, 2016 ... “We put soap on our hands, and a small amount gets into our body,” said ... Last week's decision by the F.D.A. to ban triclosan in soaps came ...