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Making Sense of Chemical Stories, 2nd Edition

A briefing document for the lifestyle sector on misconceptions about chemicals.

The guide flags up the more serious misconceptions that exist around chemicals and suggests straightforward ways to evaluate them. It is intended to open a conversation that promotes a stronger connection between lifestyle commentary and chemical realities.

This guide was first published in 2006. It was reprinted in 2014 with minor changes. Some of the information in the guide may need updating. If you seek to rely on it, please contact us: 

Document type: Making Sense Of

Published: 19 May 2014


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