Perfume is a mixture of fragrant essential oils or aroma compounds, fixatives and
solvents ...... Certain chemicals found in perfume are often toxic, at least for small
insects if not for humans. Fo...
Examples include diethyl phthalate, a chemical found in 97 percent of Americans
and linked to sperm damage in human epidemiological studies, and musk ...
Nov 27, 2013 ... Laboratory tests found a total of 38 chemicals not listed on the labels in 17 name-
brand fragrances (such as Chanel, Giorgio Armani, Bath ...
Mar 18, 2015 ... The EPA tested fragrances for chemicals in 1991 and found a list of the following
toxic perfume chemical ingredients: acetone, benzaldehyde, ...
Principal chemicals found in scented products are: ... BENZALDEHYDE (in:
perfume, cologne, hairspray, laundry bleach, deodorants, detergent, vaseline
95% of the chemicals in most commercial fragrances are synthetic ... but traces
have been found in: fat tissue, breast milk, body fat, umbilical cord blood, both ...
Some 3,000 chemicals are used as fragrances. <sup>i</sup> Fragrance is an obvious ... and
asthma symptoms. <sup>iii</sup> A survey of asthmatics found that perfume and/or colognes
Aug 7, 2014 ... The committee found “compelling evidence” for that conclusion. ... about the
dangerous chemicals that can lurk under the term "fragrance".
Another carcinogenic substance is benzyl acetate, which has been linked to
pancreatic cancer. All these chemicals are found in everyday perfumes and are ...
Mar 12, 2012 ... These chemicals that may play a role in cancer were found in many of the
fragrances analyzed for this study. "This monumental study reveals ...