Colgate Total Ingredient Linked to Hormones, Cancer Spotlights FDA Process

August 11th, 2014, in Toxin Exposure and Long-Term Consequences, Toxins in Our Home and Yard

The chemical triclosan has been linked to cancer-cell growth and disrupted development in animals, and has even been banned in many products in Minnesota. Yet, millions of Americans are using toothpaste containing this ingredient twice daily. Colgate Total toothpaste uses the ingredient to head off gum disease, but is it really safe?

Read the full article on Bloomberg.