All the advanced technology around us, and our modern society and lifestyle has revamped our life like anything. All this is always putting our well-being at risk because we use so many harmful products containing toxins and chemicals. We breathe air that is polluted and consume foods which are GMO.
The worst thing is that most of us are unaware of all these hidden risks. This is mostly because we trust what is on the labels and continue to use many of these harmful products.
So which are the most hazardous cancer-causing products which are could be using regularly? Here are 12 of these products:
1. Ajax Cleanser (Household product made by Colgate-Palmolive, Inc.)
The cleanser contains a toxic ingredient – Crystalline Silica, which his not labeled on it. It can not only cause irritation of the lung, skin, and eye, but also cancer. The manufacturer claims that they have minimized its usage since 1993. The Material Safety and Data Sheet (MSDS) has already claimed it to be a carcinogenic in 1994.
2. Whole Milk (such as Lucerne and Borden)
Do you know that whole milk also has various toxic elements which are unlabeled? They include the following ingredients:
- Antibiotics – Imagine having antibiotics in your milk? Yes some whole milk have antibiotics some of which are carcinogenic, and can also cause resistance or allergies.
- Hexachlorobenzene – This ingredient is neurotoxic, it is a reproductive toxin, and also carcinogenic.
- Heptachlor – It is neurotoxic, a reproductive toxin, xenoestrogen, and carcinogenic too.
- DDT – Your whole milk has DDT and this xenoestrogen and carcinogen is unlabeled.
- Recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone & IGF-1 – The ingredients can cause various types of cancers including prostate, colon, and breast cancer.
- Dieldrin – It is a xenoestrogen and is carcinogenic
3. Alberto VO5 Conditioner (the essence used in Neutral Henna)
Alberto VO5 Conditioner contains various toxic ingredients, which can be found on the label. They include the following:
- FD&C RED #4 – it is capable of causing cancer.
- Fragance – it has various hidden ingredients and can cause contact dermatitis.
- Formaldehyde – it is neurotoxic and carcinogenic, and can cause contact dermatitis. It is also a sensitizer.
- Polysorbate 80 – this ingredient is poisoned as it contains the carcinogen 1,4-dioxane.
4. Zodiac Cat & Dog Flea Collar from Sandoz Agro, Inc.
This product has a toxic ingredient known as PROPOXUR in it. It is neurotoxic and carcinogenic and has been labeled.
5. Talcum Powder from John & Johnson, Inc.
The product has talc in the label. It has been found to cause ovarian cancer and lung irritations.
6. Crest Tartar Control Toothpaste by Procter & Gamble, Inc.
It has FD&C BLUE #1 and SACCHARIN as the toxic ingredients labeled on it. Both these ingredients are carcinogenic. The Fluoride in it has potential carcinogenic properties.
7. Cover Girl Replenishing Natural Finish Make Up by Procter & Gamble, Inc.
This foundation has the following toxins labeled on it:
- Parabens – it can cause contact dermatitis.
- Fragance – it has many toxic ingredients which are not labeled and tested. It can cause contact dermatitis.
- Lanolin – it is usually poisoned with DDT and pesticides which are carcinogenic.
- Triethanolamine (Tea) – on mixing with nitrites, this ingredient forms carcinogenic nitrosamines.
- Talc – it can cause lung irritation and cancer.
- Bha – it is a carcinogenic.
8. Food Beef Frankfurters (such as from Oscar Mayer Foods Corporation)
This product has so many toxic components which are unlabeled. They don’t want you to know all these toxins that you will be getting:
- It has hormones, it is feminizing and is carcinogenic.
- It has antibiotics, which are carcinogenic, and they can also cause drug resistance and allergies.
- It has Hexachlorobenzene which is neurotoxic, carcinogenic and tertogenic.
- It has benzene hexachloride which is carcinogenic.
- Lindane is carcinogenic, neurotoxic and also damages the cells that form blood.
- It has benzene hexachloride which is carcinogenic.
- The DDT found in Food Beef Frankfurters is carcinogenic and it has xenoestrogen.
- The heptachlor is neurotoxic and xenoestrogen. It is also carcinogenic and a reproductive toxin.
- Dachtal is a very strong irritant and sensitizer, and also a carcinogenic that is believed to have dioxin.
- The dieldrin in Food Beef Frankfurters is a xenoestrogen and carcinogenic.
Then the product also has this toxic ingredient which is labeled on it:
Nitrite – It forms nitrosamines when it mixes with meat amines and can cause cancer in the case of children.
9. Lysol Disinfectant Spray by Reckitt & Colman, Inc.
This product has the following labeled/unlabeled ingredient which is toxic:
Ortho-phenylpheno or OPP – it not only causes irritation, it is also carcinogenic.
10. Ortho Weed-B-Lawn Weed Killer by Monsanto Co.
It has the following toxic ingredient on the label:
Sodium 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetate (2,4 D) – it is not only neurotoxic, it is also a reproductive toxin. It is also carcinogenic. This compound can cause various cancers including soft tissue sarcoma and lymphoma.
11. Clairol Nice n Easy
This permanent hair color has various labeled toxins including:
- Phenylenediamine – it has different carcinogens. This includes the hazardous ingredients which have been tested and found to have carcinogenicity and cause contact dermatitis.
- Propylene glycol causes contact dermatitis.
- Quartenium-15 – it has neurotoxic and carcinogenic properties. It is a sensitizer and generates formaldehyde and causes contact dermatitis.
- Diethanolamine or DEA – it can form nitrosamine when it mixes with nitrites. Nitrosamine is a carcinogenic.
- Fragance – it can cause so many problems including various cancers including non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and multiple myeloma. It can cause dermatitis too. Besides, there are so many hidden ingredients within it.
12. Zud Heavy Duty Cleanser by Reckitt & Colman, Inc.
This product has a highly toxic substance which is unlabeled:
Crystalline silica – it can not only cause irritation of the skin, eye and lung, it is also carcinogenic.
So these are the 12 products that you should always avoid. They have strong carcinogenic ingredients in them, and can cause various other health problems.