The Top 12 Cancer-Causing Products in The Average Home

Ortho Weed-B-Gon Lawn Weed Killer (Monsanto Co.)


Labeled Toxic Ingredient:

  • SODIUM 2,4-DICHLOROPHENOXYACETATE (2,4-D), Carcinogenic; studies show a possible relation with lymphoma, soft tissue sarcoma and other types cancer ; neurotoxin; affects the reproductive system


Beef Frankfurters – (eg. Oscar Mayer Foods Corporation)


Unlabeled Toxic Ingredients:

  • DACTHAL, Carcinogenic (possibly contaminated with dioxin); causes irritation; strong sensitizer
  • DIELDRIN, Carcinogen; xenoestrogen
  • DDT, Carcinogen; xenoestrogen
  • HEPTACHLOR, Carcinogen; neurotoxin; affects the reproductive system; xenoestrogen
  • HEXACHLOROBENZENE, Carcinogen; neurotoxin; teratogenic
  • LINDANE, Carcinogen; neurotoxic; damages blood forming cells
  • HORMONES: Carcinogen; feminizing
  • ANTIBIOTICS: Potential carcinogens, cause allergy and resistance to drugs

Labeled Ingredient:

  • NITRITE, In the reaction with meat amines forms carcinogenic nitrosamines. These increase the risk for childhood cancers.

Whole Milk – (eg. Borden or Lucerne)


Unlabeled Toxic Ingredients:

  • DDT, Carcinogen; xenoestrogen
  • DIELDRIN, Carcinogen; xenoestrogen
  • HEPTACHLOR, Carcinogen; neurotoxin; affects the reproductive system; xenoestrogen
  • HEXACHLOROBENZENE, Carcinogen; neurotoxin; affects the reproductive system
  • ANTIBIOTICS: Potential carcinogens, trigger allergies and resistance to drugs
  • RECOMBINANT BOVINE GROWTH HORMONE and IGF-1: Increases the risk for breast, colon and prostate cancers

Safer Alternative:

rBGH-free Raw Organic

For more information read: Top 10 Most Unhealthy, Cancer-Causing Foods

“What is particularly galling about the “Dirty Dozen”, explains Ralph Nader, “is that these toxic chemicals don’t have to be there. Yet these corporations continue to expose people to health hazards unnecessarily.”

Today there are no warnings on the labels, and you practically do not know whether the products you are buying cause cancer and other health problems or not. You can see foods labeled for cholesterol, but never for any carcinogens.

Cosmetics are labeled for many different ingredients, but not for the most health-threatening. Except for pesticides, many household products offer no information about their content.

Cancer rates increase every day. Science says that about one-third of all of us shall develop cancer, and one-fourth will eventually die from it. Many people are diagnosed with cancer because of the products they use and the food they eat.

Take into consideration other products: Most branded laundry detergents


Toxins can easily enter our organism through the skin. Think twice before washing your clothes in toxins that leave residues behind. A study by Clemson University found that 2% of fabric’s weight actually comes from the laundry detergents. Pay special attention to this, because skin absorbs 75% of fat soluble substances within 26 seconds.

Hidden Toxic Ingredients

Linear alkyl sodium sulfonates (LAS) or ‘anionic surfactants’, carcinogen, affects the reproductive system

Petroleum Distillates, carcinogen, damages lungs, causes lung inflammation and damages the mucous membrane

Phenols, neurotoxins, dangerous for the heart, blood vessels, lungs and kidneys

Sodium hypochlorite (household bleach): In contact with organic materials creates carcinogenic and toxic compounds, and these cause reproductive, endocrine and immune system disorders