Sarah-Jane O'Connor posted in antibacterial soap • environment • EPA • fda • triclosan on September 7th, 2016.
Following the United States FDA banning some antibacterial products, like handsoaps, because they contain an environmentally-damaging ingredient – the debate has reignited about whether New Zealand should follow suit. Triclosan – a product in many types of antibacterial soaps, children’s toys and toothpaste – has been found to have detrimental effects in the environment, where […]
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