GLRPPR Sector Resource: Common Household Fragrances May Be Harming Aquatic Wildlife, Study Finds
Common Household Fragrances May Be Harming Aquatic Wildlife, Study Finds
This news release describes the findings of a Stanford University published by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Synthetic musks--chemical compounds that are used to enhance the smell of detergents, soaps, shampoos, air fresheners, deodorants, cosmetics and other personal care products, can cause biological harm to California mussels exposed to these compounds.
Date of Publication:
October 28, 2004
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