There are numerous dishwasher soaps which are available for the public to purchase at any store. For those of us who don’t own an automatic dishwasher we resort to hand the good old fashion water, sponge and some dish washing soap. The purpose of these soaps is to make our dishes clean from the bacteria and left over food that we leave on it after every meal, but as you can imagine not every dish washing soap is good for you.
One of such companies that produce soap that is bad for your health is Palmolive
Owned by Colgate, with sales totaling $16 billion worldwide, it is highly advised you DO NOT use it. Only second behind Dawn in the United States Market, Palmolive is in the top 5 brands worldwide, meaning that most of us have or are using it and have been exposed to deadly chemicals and toxins.
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Palmolive says that they use Silicate Salts in their Eco line of dish soaps mainly for their pH control. What they don’t tell you is that this ingredient causes respiratory damage and can cause damage to your lungs. If gets into contact with your skin or possible your eyes, it can and will cause severe redness and itching and possibly cause eye tissue damage.
Formaldehyde is a well known carcinogen. The FDA has deemed it safe if used in small amounts, but using it continuously can cause cancer. It is also good to know that Formaldehyde affects the respiratory and organ system. Traces of Formaldehyde can be found in Palmolive products , although they have vowed to completely remove it from their products by the end of this year.
Another chemical which contains LARGE amounts of carcinogen. Just imagine the amounts of detergent you have been exposed to over the years and do the math. Also this chemical can lead to negative respiratory effects as well as allergies and skin irritation.
Studies have found that Fragrances (specifically pentasodium pentetate) are harmful for your skin and cause irritating. Further tests are needed because there are not enough sufficient evidence to support the safety of its use.
A toxic chemical which is an inorganic salt and has numerous commercial uses. Ammonium sulfate is potentially dangerous to both people and the environment, so it requires care in its use. It can cause severe irritation and inflammation of the respiratory tract if inhaled. Eating or drinking ammonium sulfate will cause irritation in the gastrointestinal tract like nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea, although it isn’t toxic unless consumed in large quantities. Contact with the skin or eyes will cause irritation, redness, itching, and pain. It may also be a neurotoxin, meaning it can cause confusion and behavioral changes. . It was studied in rabbits and found that inhalation caused their respiratory rhythm to become irregular and eventually led to cardiac arrest. Although minimal, it also damaged DNA.
Alternative Dish Washing Brands
- Seventh Generation
- Better Life
Avoid USING These
- Legacy of Clean
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