Health effects of dish wash liquid

Health effects of dish wash liquid by Sarah Seitaridis | Sep 18, 2016

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Health effects of dish wash liquid by Sarah Seitaridis | Sep 18, 2016

Health Effects of Dish Wash Liquid There is a plethora of chemicals lurking in our washing up liquid. They are there to perform a myriad of functions such as; surfactants, foaming agents, fragrance, preservatives, hand softeners and colour.  “There is approximately 8.6 million kilograms of hand dishwashing detergent consumed every year in NZ.” That is a lot of chemicals being flushed down our drains and absorbed through our skin, every single year. And yet so many of us are unaware of the health effects of dish wash liquid that we blindly use every single day. In case you need more convincing to...

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