Warning over 175 dangerous chemicals found in food packaging : Substances are linked to cancer fertility and birth defects

THE 175 CHEMICALS DISCOVERED IN FOOD PACKAGING BY EXPERTS

 Formaldehyde

Piperonylbutoxide

Carbon tetrachloride

Tributyltin oxide (TBTO)

Tributyltin acetate

Propiolactone

Caffeine

4-Chloro-3-methylphenol

Phloretin

Aniline

Diethyl sulphate

Benzoic acid

N,N-Dimethylformamide

Benzene

Cobalt acetate

Diphenyl-p-phenylenediamine

Chloroethylene

Dichloromethane

Formamide

Carbon disulfide

Ethylene oxide

Methyloxirane

Bisphenol B

Dibutyltin (dilaurate)

Dimethyl sulphate

Isoprene

Trichloroethylene

Acrylamide

2-Nitropropane

Bisphenol A

Bisphenol S

4-tert-Pentylphenol

Musk ketone

Dicyclohexyl phthalate (DCHP)

Diphenyl phthalate

Diethyl phthalate (DEP)

Diisobutyl phthalate

Dibutyl phthalate (DBP)

Dihexyl phthalate (DHP)

Benzyl butyl phthalate (BBP)

Pentachlorophenol (PCP)

4-Chloro-3,5-dimethylphenol

2-Phenylphenol

Quinoline

Ethoxyquin

Biphenyl

4-Phenylphenol

4,4′-Biphenol

4-Nitrobiphenyl

Propylparaben

Benzyl paraben

Butylparaben

4-Methyl-m-phenylenediamine

Styrene oxide

1,2,3-Trichloropropane

Ethylene thiourea

Dichlorophen

4-tert-Butylpyrocatechol

4-tert-Butylphenol

Methylparaben

4-Hydroxyacetophenone

4-Hydroxybenzoic acid

Styrene

4,4′-Methylenebis[2-chloroaniline]

4,4′-Methylenedianiline (MDA)

Perfluorooctanoic acid, ammonium salt

β-Carotene

Aluminum

Manganese (nanoparticles)

Sodium perchlorate

Sodium peroxometaborate

Ammonia

Sodium fluoride

Potassium bromate

Copper sulfate

Sodium chromate

Potassium dichromate

Potassium perchlorate

Hydrogen sulfide

Petrolatum

Hops extract

Naphtha

Ligroine

4-(1,1,3,3-Tetramethylbutyl)- phenyl-polyethylene glycol
Nonylphenol, ethoxylated

Aluminum sulfate

Boric acid

Chlorine dioxide

4-Benzyloxyphenol

Di(2-ethylhexyl)adipate

4-Nonylphenol

p-Cresol

1-Chloro-2,3-epoxypropane

Buta-1,3-diene

1,2-Dichloroethane

Acrylonitrile

Ethylene glycol

Chloromethyl methyl ether

Vinyl acetate

1,3-Dihydroxybenzene

Melamine

Toluene

Phenol

2-Methoxyethanol

n-Hexane

2-Ethoxyethanol

2-Ethoxyethyl acetate

2-(2-Aminoethyl-amino)ethanol

Triphenyl phosphate

Tris(2-chloroethyl)-phosphate (TCEP)

Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP)

Dioctyl phthalate

Phenyl salicylate

Chloranil

Benzophenone

Ethyl paraben

Catechol

2,3-Epoxypropyl phenyl ether

4-Ethylphenol

Hydroquinone

Diazene-1,2-dicarboxamide

Diphenolic acid

2-Chlorobuta-1,3-diene

Perchloroethylene

2,4-Dihydroxybenzophenon

Benzophenone-3; Oxybenzone

2-Naphthol

Resorcinol monobenzoate

Thiram

Ziram

Sodium methyl-dithiocarbamate

4-(1,1,3,3-Tetra-methylbutyl)phenol

Nabam

2-Ethylhexanoic acid

Ethyleneimine

Hydrazine

Hesperetin

4,4′-Dihydroxy-benzophenone

3-Ethylphenol

Bisphenol F

Carbon monoxide

4-n-Propylphenol

Dibutyltin dichloride

N-Methyl-2-pyrrolidone

4-Cyclohexylphenol

Disodium tetraborate

decahydrate

Antimony trioxide

Xylene

Disodium tetraborate, anhydrous

Asbestos

Sodium polysulfide (Na2(Sx))

Tributyltin chloride

Bisphenol A diglycidyl ether

4-Octylphenol

Tris(2,3-epoxypropyl) isocyanurate

2,3-Epoxypropyl-trimethylammonium chloride

Triclosan

Oxine-copper

Carbendazim

Crocidolite

Chrysotile

Zineb

ADBI; Celestoide

2-Octyl-(4-dimethyl-amino)benzoic acid

tert-Butylhydroxyanisole (BHA)

Nonylphenol

2,3,4,5-Tetrachlorophenol

4-Nonylphenol, ethoxylated

Diisodecyl phthalate
(1,1,3,3-tetramethyl-butyl)phenol

Diisononyl phthalate (DINP)

Deltamethrin

Chlorinated paraffins (CPs)

Diisononyl phthalate (DINP)

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2684256/Dangerous-chemicals-food-packaging-linked-cancer-fertility-birth-defects-study-finds.html#ixzz37nhEz4bl
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2 thoughts on “Warning over 175 dangerous chemicals found in food packaging : Substances are linked to cancer fertility and birth defects

  1. Phew! Just reading that list leaves a toxic residue! The stuff the food industry does to us in the name of safety and hygiene and the unnatural prolonging of shelf life in products we shouldn’t be eating anyway.

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