The commonly used antimicrobial additive triclosan is a liver tumor promoter.

@article{Yueh2014TheCU,
  title={The commonly used antimicrobial additive triclosan is a liver tumor promoter.},
  author={M F Yueh and Koji Taniguchi and Shujuan Chen and Ronald M Evans and Bruce D Hammock and Michael Karin and Robert H. Tukey},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  year={2014},
  volume={111 48},
  pages={17200-5}
}
Triclosan [5-chloro-2-(2,4-dichlorophenoxy)phenol; TCS] is a synthetic, broad-spectrum antibacterial chemical used in a wide range of consumer products including soaps, cosmetics, therapeutics, and plastics. The general population is exposed to TCS because of its prevalence in a variety of daily care products as well as through waterborne contamination. TCS is linked to a multitude of health and environmental effects, ranging from endocrine disruption and impaired muscle contraction to effects… CONTINUE READING

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