+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 1 of 1
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jul 2012

    Cool nano ingredients in sunscreens: what we should know

    Have you been coming across stories about nano-ingredients in sunscreens?

    These are in brands we all use.

    The companies that make the ingredients have been marketing their products as ‘nanoparticle-free’ or ‘non-nano’. But turns out – they aren’t.

    So, not only don’t we know what in the sunscreens we put on our kids, and ourselves - the sunscreen brands don’t know. Even the Cancer Council have been misled.

    Who’s to blame for this scandal? Well, if the government was properly regulating sunscreen ingredients, we wouldn’t be in this mess.

    Friends of the Earth has launched an
    online campaign calling for the safety testing and labelling of nano-ingredients in sunscreen. Please join, and demand the Federal Government take action to protect consumer health and choice.

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to JStL For This Useful Post:

    Pokeysmum (26-07-2012)


Similar Threads

  1. what can i cook with these ingredients???
    By GlitterFarts in forum General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 29-08-2012, 17:15
  2. nano ingredients in sunscreens and what we should know
    By JStL in forum General Child Health Issues
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 26-07-2012, 15:02
  3. nano ingredients in sunscreens
    By JStL in forum Dry Skin and Eczema
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 26-07-2012, 14:56

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts



ProSwimProSwim runs learn to swim classes for babies, children and adults. Our indoor centre in Plympton Park has lessons all ...
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›