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Antibacterials In Building Products: The Good, The Bad and the Downright Ugly @HBNPharos via @sharethis

Antibacterials In Building Products: The Good, The Bad and the Downright Ugly @HBNPharos via @sharethis

As HBN pointed out, the ugly truth is that antimicrobial substances that are being added to building materials may not offer protection from ugly bacteria, and may cause harm, both to the environment and us. The FDA and EPA are currently collaborating with researchers to establish if the endocrine-related effects of triclosan, including toxicological effects and the doses at which they occur, are safe or not.[3] In addition, the FDA does not have evidence that triclosan in antibacterial soaps and body washes provides any benefit over washing with regular soap and water.[4] The Mayo Clinic web site indicates that cutting boards impregnated with triclosan are ineffective: “There's no evidence that cutting boards containing triclosan, an antibacterial agent, prevent the spread of food-borne infections. These boards also may give a false sense of security and cause you to rela...

Full article: http://www.healthybuilding.net/news/2014/11/19/antibacter...

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