Latest in controversial chemicals

More Articles

Entering the blogversation on #chemophobia: How about #ChemMisConcept or #ChemMisUnderstood?

Originally posted on Feb. 9, 2014 and now updated to include: the latest in the blogversation plus related reads Original Post I’ve decided to do something a bit different with this post and enter in a blogversation with @reneeweebs and @chemtacular based on Renee’s recent…

Read More

Synthetic Sweeteners Pt. 2 – Sucralose, Neotame, Saccharin and Special Natural Guest, Stevia

This is the second part of a discussion on synthetic sweeteners. The first part focused on aspartame since that’s the sweetener most commonly found in diet drinks (at least the ones that I drink) and, consequently, the one that gets questioned about the most. In this part,…

Read More

Scientific American blog post “Natural versus Synthetic Chemicals Is a Gray Matter”

Check out my latest Scientific American guest blog post, “Natural versus Synthetic Chemicals Is a Gray Matter”! In this post I discuss three common misconceptions about natural products and provide legitimate resources. Misconceptions: 1. Synthetic chemicals are more toxic than natural chemicals. 2. Organically grown…

Read More
%d bloggers like this: