The basis of the precautionary principal seems to be that, if there is any doubt over the safety of a substance, it should be banned – period.
Advocates wave an innocent-looking banner extolling “green chemistry,” which in reality involves government second guessing decisions made within the private sector to force industry to make more “environmentally sound” or “green” products.
CEI releases the first of a series of studies on chemicals and the precautionary principle.
When it comes to stories on so-called toxic substances, the public discourse seems infected by a malady worse than microscopic residues: chemophobia
Using the precautionary principle to formulate cosmetics.
This ingredient is present in ALL cancer cells, is a major component in human and animal excretia.
The animated short film The Story of Cosmetics is just another tactic to change the minds of free thinking consumers. Not with science but with fear.