Gallery: Industry-Funded Watchdog Group Says Toxic Chemicals in Cosmetics...

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Think that toxic chemicals are bad for you? It’s all part of a smear campaign, according to a new report by the Competitive Enterprise Institute, a Washington-based conservative think tank with documented ties to oil companies like Exxon and Texaco. The chief sources of misinformation, according to the nonprofit, are the Environmental Working Group and the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, two “environmental extremist groups”—per CEI—that are inciting fear through “outrageous and bogus claims” about chemical-laden cosmetics and personal-care products.

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One Response to “Industry-Funded Watchdog Group Says Toxic Chemicals in Cosmetics Are Good for You”

  1. ldelp84227 says:

    Why are so many of us sick if this info is wrong. I always used these products but became very sick from everyday products about 12 years ago and can’t work and suffer daily. Laundry products, fragrance which can be many untested chemicals. Lotions, many products cause chest pain, etc.

    Why are our leaders even admitting that these untested chemicals cause Cancer. I get migraines when near many products. Reactive airways disease is a reaction to irritants which is in many cosmetics, products. Linda

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