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Minnesota washes its hands of triclosan

2016-12-21T13:00:11+00:00December 21st, 2016|News, Uncategorized|

Triclosan, an antibacterial product introduced in 1972 for use in health care facilities, was added to many household products, such as liquid hand soap and body washes. Then research showed triclosan's persistence in the environment. It moves from consumers' sinks through wastewater treatment plants into [...]