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Health Watchdog Group Finds Cancer-Causing Chemicals E-Cigarettes

Smoking e-cigarettes or “vaping” is hazardous to your health according to a Bay Area health watchdog group.

22 hours ago


ConsumerWatch: Environmental Watchdog Group Sues Shampoo Makers

Nearly 100 shampoos and liquid soaps sold in California contain a chemical that should be flagged as carcinogenic under state law, but isn’t, according to a Bay Area-based environmental watchdog group.


The Center for Environmental Health in Oakland claims these baby products have high levels of a flame retardant called Tris, which can cause cancer. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Oakland Group Finds Banned Flame Retardant In Baby Products

A cancer-causing chemical banned more than three decades ago is turning up in baby products found nationwide.



Oakland Group Sues Cosmetic Makers Over ‘Organic’ Labels

An environmental group is suing Kiss My Face and about two dozen other cosmetic companies on accusations that they falsely label products as organic.

CBS San Francisco–06/16/2011

High Lead Content Found in Bounce Houses

SAN FRANCISCO, (KCBS)_ Those rentable bounce houses certainly make a kids party, but there’s a dark side to the frolics and fun. Charles Margulis with the Center for Environmental Health says they found very high […]