“The SWDE does not seem to worry about it”: Vincent denounces the presence of asbestos in the drinking water pipes in Wallonia, “a carcinogenic material”

Vincent pushed the orange Alert Us button to let us know of a concern. This resident of Bernissart discovered that in Wallonia many drinking water pipes – including those in his town – are still made of asbestos cement, “a carcinogenic material”, he tells us. He does not understand why the Société Wallonne des Eaux … Read more

Nitrites and nitrates, dangerous carcinogenic additives

A study reports that the consumption of processed foods containing nitrites and nitrates as preservatives is associated with an increased risk of breast and prostate cancer. Nitrite and nitrate salts are preservatives widely used by the food industry, particularly in the process of manufacturing deli meats. These molecules, in particular nitrites, inhibit the growth of … Read more

Nitrites and nitrates, dangerous carcinogenic additives

A study reports that the consumption of processed foods containing nitrites and nitrates as preservatives is associated with an increased risk of breast and prostate cancer. Nitrite and nitrate salts are preservatives widely used by the food industry, particularly in the process of manufacturing deli meats. These molecules, in particular nitrites, inhibit the growth of … Read more

RIVM argues for a ban on seven flavorings in e-cigarettes. Two of these substances can be carcinogenic

Seven flavorings for electronic cigarettes can be harmful to health and should therefore be banned. This is the advice of the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM). Two of the flavors can be carcinogenic, and people can have an allergic reaction to another substance, the institute says. Sweet flavors banned from July … Read more

Chocolate recall at Rewe and Edeka: Products may contain carcinogenic fungal toxins

At Edeka, Globus and Rewe there is a recall. Chocolate should not be eaten because of possible contamination. You can find out how customers should act here. The dealer may pay a commission for links on this page, eg for with or green underlining. More info. The myChoco GmbH is currently informing about a recall: … Read more

Chocolate recall at Rewe and Edeka: Products may contain carcinogenic fungal toxins

Customers at Edeka, Rewe and Globus currently have to consider a chocolate recall. Consumption of the myChoco bars is strongly discouraged due to possible contamination with a carcinogenic fungal toxin. The dealer may pay a commission for links on this page, eg for with or green underlining. More info. The myChoco GmbH is currently informing … Read more

Toast bread contains carcinogenic substance – healing practice

Ethylene oxide detected in Aldi toast The Federal Office of Consumer Protection and Food Safetyseveral Aldi-Branch offices and a food manufacturer provide information about you Recall of toast bread. An unapproved substance was detected in the affected product, carcinogenic and mutagenic is classified. The “Kunua! Protein toast rolls, 4 pieces‘ in the manufacturer’s 260 gram … Read more

Twente Canal flushed to get rid of carcinogenic substance

Rijkswaterstaat has started flushing the water from the Twente Canal. Earlier, elevated concentrations of carcinogenic dioxane were measured in the water. The dioxane appears to come from a chemical company in Delden. The water board is in talks with that company to prevent new discharges, reports RTV East, Rijkswaterstaat and water company Vitens concluded at … Read more

Experts took action, saying the danger. Will there be innovations in alcohol bottles?

According to the information in the Canadian official broadcaster CBC, experts stated that they wanted to put warning labels that alcohol causes cancer on all liquor bottles sold across the country to increase risk awareness. “Even having one drink a day increases your risk of cancer,” said Tim Stockwell, a researcher at Victoria University’s Substance … Read more