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Multiple Chemical Sensitivities--A Survivor's Guide
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,330. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
While working at her job in a medical lab, the author is exposed to formaldehyde gas. As a result she develops multiple chemical sensitivities. She discovers this illness is unrecognized by standard medicine. Bent on reclaiming her health and her sanity, she starts a holistic healing journey and succeeds in her attempt. This book is a priceless reference manual for anyone suffering from MCS.
The Cosmetic Chemicals Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
Toxic chemicals in cosmetics and personal care products is a growing concern among parents and medical practitioners. Most commercial products contain a variety of toxic chemicals that have both short and long-term health risks. The Cosmetic Chemicals Guide provides an overview of the most common chemicals found in everyday products and helps consumers identify them when reading product labels.
Chemicals Used in Hydraulic Fracturing: Cancer and Health Risks from Underground Injection Natural Gas Production, Marcellus Shale Gas Fracking and Hydrofrac - House Committee Report
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
Investigators with the House Committee on Energy and Commerce have discovered that oil and gas service companies conducting hydraulic fracturing for shale gas production used 2500 fracturing products containing 750 chemicals, some of which are toxic and carcinogenic. This report lists every chemical disclosed by the industry, and reveals that some remain proprietary and cannot be identified.
Risks and Rewards: The Controversy About Shale Gas Production and Hydraulic Fracturing, Ground Water Pollution, Toxic and Carcinogenic Chemical Dangers, Marcellus Shale, Hydrofrac and Fracking
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 203,930. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This comprehensive guide provides authoritative information about the risks posed by shale gas production and hydraulic fracturing. Toxic and carcinogenic chemicals used by companies producing shale gas may pose a threat to ground water supplies. Extensive coverage of all aspects of the controversy includes Congressional reports and Energy Department documents.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: An Introduction to Hazardous Materials (IS-5.a) - Government Roles, Toxic Chemicals as WMD, Materials Safety Data Sheet, Regulations, Human Health
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,750. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is intended to provide a general introduction to hazardous materials that can serve as a foundation for more specific studies in the future.
Toxic Dyes Poison To Baby Birds
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The text of my book details the struggle of young chicks when they are sold by uncaring pet shops and farmers to the parents of children, who present the dyed birds to their children at Easter. I have described the festiveness of Easter from the time of a pagan goddess Aostra, the Persians, and early Christians. Legislation to fight the sale of dyed baby chicks was begun by the mid 20th century.