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New Concerns Raised About Yellow Dyes -PCB11

Posted on Mar 10, 2014 in Environment, Health & Wellness, News

ABC Entertainment News | ABC Business News Next time you buy a bath towel, T-shirt or even notepad, you might want to think twice before picking the color. A new study by Rutgers University found that yellow dyes found in many common household products and items could contain a potentially harmful chemical that may be bad for your health. That chemical is PCB 11, which is regularly found in yellow dyes in printing inks, paper, paint and clothing, said Lisa Rodenburg, one of the study’s authors and associate professor in environmental chemistry at Rutgers. While researchers said they...

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