UPDATE ON US EPA’S SACC AND ADAO

The U.S. EPA is currently reviewing and updating its recently published draft risk assessment for asbestos. As part of this process, EPA requested its Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals (SACC) to peer review the document in a virtual meeting held June 8-11, 2020.

A serious study on the impact of talcum powder in women’s health

Researchers from various well-known research centres, in a synthesis of four large scientific studies on the subject financed by the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) concluded that if there was a link between the use of talcum powder and an increase in the number of ovarian cancers, it would probably be very low.