Chromium

Toxins found in PET bottles of Coca-Cola, PepsiCo; soft drink firms refute charges

As per reports, a recent study by carried out by the government of India found five different kinds of toxins in soft drinks manufactured by two multinational companies, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola.

Oct 07, 2016, 09:40 AM IST

Excess chromium in supplements causes cancer: Doctors

Earlier this month, a study by University of Sydney also came up with the conclusion that high intake of chromium through nutrition supplements makes consumers prone to cancer.

Jan 17, 2016, 21:04 PM IST

New materials to boost performance of solar cells

 Researchers have developed a new class of materials that significantly boost the performance of solar cells.

Nov 13, 2014, 15:07 PM IST
Low oxygen levels delayed rise of animals on Earth

Low oxygen levels delayed rise of animals on Earth

Very low levels of oxygen on Earth during the its early days, only 0.1 percent of what it is today, delayed the rise of animals, new research shows.

Nov 03, 2014, 12:01 PM IST

Chromium supplements may not lower blood sugar

Are you taking chromium supplement to lower your blood sugar? Prod your doctor again.

Apr 10, 2014, 14:54 PM IST

Traces of mercury, chromium found in cosmetics: Study

Cosmetics in India, some of which are endorsed by well known celebrities, have portions of mercury and chromium in them, reveals a recent study.

Jan 15, 2014, 19:27 PM IST

Chromium has no nutritional effect

Chromium III, considered as an essential component of healthy diet, has no nutritional benefits.

Nov 28, 2010, 16:30 PM IST

Chromium has no nutritional effect

Chromium III, considered as an essential component of healthy diet, has no nutritional benefits.

Nov 28, 2010, 00:00 AM IST