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  • n. Plural form of carcinogen.

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Examples

  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Wednesday that laboratory tests on popular smoking devices known as electronic cigarettes have found they contain carcinogens and other toxic chemicals dangerous to humans.

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  • The COREXIT products do not contain carcinogens or reproductive toxins.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Suing EPA Over Gulf Cleanup

  • Ever since these bottles were found to contain carcinogens, they can now be used as extra-portable tackle boxes ...... let's just hope fish don't get cancer!

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  • In fact, fragrance is one of the top contact allergens and often contains petroleum-based chemicals identified as carcinogens and neurotoxins, according to the National Academy of Sciences.

    The Truth About Beauty

  • Europe also prohibits or restricts the use of chemicals classified as carcinogens, mutagens, or reproductive toxins in personal-care products. conducting a survey to raise awareness and to find out what's in the products people use every day.

    The Georgia Straight - News And Views

  • Europe also prohibits or restricts the use of chemicals classified as carcinogens, mutagens, or reproductive toxins in personal-care products.

    Kootenay Rockies - News

  • "Our intention is not to alarm parents, but to inform parents that products that claim to be gentle and pure are contaminated with carcinogens, which is completely unnecessary," said Stacy Malkan, a spokeswoman for the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, which is calling for the government to more strictly regulate personal care products such as shampoo, lotion and makeup.

    Signs of the Times

  • "Our intention is not to alarm parents but to inform parents that products that claim to be gentle and pure are contaminated with carcinogens, which is completely unnecessary," said Stacy Malkan, a spokeswoman for the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, which is calling for the federal government to more aggressively regulate personal care products such as shampoos, lotions and makeup.

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  • This bill would require manufacturers selling cosmetic products in California to provide the state Department of Health Services with a list of their products and to identify products that contain chemicals identified as carcinogens or reproductive toxins.

    TreeHugger

  • Some of its recommendations -- such as avoiding environmental cancer-causing agents by taking off your shoes and leaving at the doorstep the "carcinogens" you picked up on the way home -- are ludicrous.

    Chemicals, Cancer And Claptrap

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