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Radon –A radioactive indoor pollutant causes Lung cancer

Radon is a noble and radioactive gas produced naturally by decaying of radium present in the ores of uranium and rocks. As it is an inert gas, it does not produce any hazardous effects, but on radioactive disintegration alpha, beta and gamma particles are produced. Gamma particles are dangerous and can travel through the human… Read More »

You must know the hidden dangers of aluminium foil

In India almost every third house having rolls of aluminium foil in the kitchen, used for wrapping food. Aluminium is used for the preparation of aluminium foil, due to its malleable property and so, it can be easily converted into thin sheets that can be folded, rolled and packed. Aluminium foils are broadly used for… Read More »

Keep ocean blue- Marine life is dying in numbers

Anything which is present in the marine environment that causes harm is known as pollution. There are different types of pollution in the sea like plastic wastes, oil, chemicals, agriculture and industrial wastes and sewage waste as these pollutants can interfere with the life cycle of several aquatic lives. The largest natural water body on… Read More »

Hidden Dangers in Nonstick Cookware!

Nonstick cookware is designed for low to medium heat cooking and has health benefits including less oil cooking to prepare a healthy meal, especially for the people suffering from high cholesterol and diabetes. Cooking at high heat can cause damage, chipping or peeling of nonstick coated cookware. Nonstick coating allows food browning without sticking in… Read More »