REVEALED: Industry spending millions to avoid cancer warning labels

The chemical industry is spending millions to stop people finding out about the potential carcinogenic properties of titanium dioxide, a whitening chemical used in a wide range of products including food and sunscreen. From birthday cakes to paints and sunscreen, titanium dioxide adds whiteness and brightness to products. But the industry‚Äôs lobbying efforts have highlighted a much darker side of the story this week. In a confidential letter obtained by POLITICO, the Titanium Dioxide Manufacturers Association (TDMA) urged EU governments … Continue reading REVEALED: Industry spending millions to avoid cancer warning labels