Alexander F. G. Goldberg,a Klaus Roth,b,1 CJ Chemjobberc
a Department of Organic Chemistry, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot 76100, Israel
b Institut für Organische Chemie und Biochemie, Freie Universitaet Berlin
c 3170 Road 40 1/2, Shell, WY 82441, USA
Adapted and translated with permission from A. F. G. Goldberg, K. Roth, CJ Chemjobber, Chem. unserer Zeit 2016, 50, 144–145.
© 2016 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co KGaA, Weinheim.
JUnQ, 6, 2, 8–9, 2016
Household products from the food and cosmetics industry are advertized as “chemical free” in a nearly inflationary way. This declaration is mostly incorrect and it suggests that the products are produced from natural products, are extremely healthy, or completely free of artificial ingredients. We have investigated these labels for a broad variety of such products, including herbal supplements, processed food and beverages, next to cosmetic products and cleaning agents. As a result we were able to compile a complete list of all “chemical free” domestic products.
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