Personal care products/endocrine disruptors

Personal care products/endocrine disruptors

Personal care products

Humans use a wide variety of chemicals in their everyday lives — including over-the-counter medications, prescription drugs and personal care products — that become part of the wastewater stream, potentially harming the environment. A new tool developed by Penn State researchers can help consumers calculate their emerging-contaminant footprint.

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