What do we know about phthalates?
Over recent years concerns about dangers from our exposure to phthalates have been growing. This site has been constructed to pull together news and research around this subject, to enable you to make an informed judgement on these substances.
First of all, it looks at where we might be exposed to phthalates throughout daily life. This includes exposure through toiletries and personal care products, as well as exposure around the house and in the environment.
A summary of what is currently known about whether these chemicals might be toxic completes the picture on this group of chemicals.
Finally, if you want to avoid phthalates, you’ll find a full range of information to let you do so.