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Cancer-causing chemical found in peanuts, cooking oil

December 31st, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 31 (IANS) Food safety regulators in a Chinese province have detected carcinogenic substance Aflatoxin in peanuts and cooking oil.The chemical was found in the food items in Shenzhen ... Read more...

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Capsule coffee ‘contains high levels of carcinogenic substance’

April 14th, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 14 (ANI): A new study from the University of Barcelona has found that coffee made from capsules contains more furan, a carcinogenic substance, than in drip coffee makers or from ... Read more...

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Asbestos in schools: Cancer threat to students

July 25th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 25 (IANS) Over one-third of schools in Australia's Queensland state have detected a threat to students' health due to the presence of the deadly carcinogenic substance asbestos in the school ... Read more...

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Organic body care products contaminated with cancer-causing chemical

July 1st, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): Body care products with labels claiming them to be "100 per cent natural" and "Pure and Organic" may not be as safe as believed, for a new ... Read more...

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