3. Percentage of Approved Chemicals

You may imagine that just knowing there are 84000+ approved chemicals is bad enough. I think a bigger issue is that only 1% of these chemicals have been safety-tested. (Ref: edition.cnn.com) Unfortunately, it can take decades of us reporting adverse reactions and scientific evidence to back up the claims for a chemical to be deemed dangerous and be removed from the approved list.

Number of Chemicals in Personal Care Items
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