Disrupting Food

Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs) are biologically active chemicals of a diverse origin and uses (industrial chemicals, plastic components, components of cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, pesticides, biocides etc) that interfere with the hormonal system [endocrine-system-human-body-systems-snqpyoo9]  of animal species, including humans, leading to poor health and the development of disease.

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