Operation to destroy Syrian chemical weapons enters final phase

The international operation to destroy Syrian chemical weapons entered its final phase on Wednesday, as they were transferred by workers at an Italian port from a Danish freighter to a US military ship equipped to dispose of them.

Cancer-causing chemical found in Chinese ice-cream cover

Paper wrappers used over ice-cream cones made by a Chinese chain have been found to contain excessive levels of fluorescent agents and bleaching chemicals that can cause cancer.

Chemical in plastic linked to obesity

Children and adolescents with higher concentrations of urinary bisphenol A (BPA), a manufactured chemical found in consumer products, had significantly increased odds of being obese, a study has found.

Fresh look of veggies could be due to hazardous chemicals!

The soft, shiny red exterior of tomatoes or the lush, green texture of peas and leafy veggies might tempt one`s taste buds and their "freshness" might appeal to the eyes, but there lies something sinister beneath - a toxic concoction of hazardous chemicals.

Fresh look of veggies could be due to hazardous chemicals!

The soft, shiny red exterior of tomatoes or the lush, green texture of peas and leafy veggies might tempt one`s taste buds and their "freshness" might appeal to the eyes, but there lies something sinister beneath - a toxic concoction of hazardous chemicals.

Chemicals in environment `may be harmful to male fertility`

Chemicals routinely found in the environment could be damaging fertility in some men, new evidence that has emerged has suggested.

Haryana to have plan to tackle chemical accident

Chief Secretary of SCG said emergency services like police, fire, medical and transport need to be prepared in advance to handle such situations.

Beware: Your shampoo could be making you fat!

Doctors have found that chemical compounds in cosmetics disrupt the body`s natural weight control system.

Your shampoo could be making you fat

Chemical compounds in cosmetics disrupt the body`s natural weight control system.

Your shampoo could be making you fat

Chemical compounds in cosmetics disrupt the body`s natural weight control system.

Drug to take the sting out of sunburn

In the study, the researchers from King’s College London used UV lamps to burn tiny squares of skin on the arms of ten volunteers.

Drug to take the sting out of sunburn

In the study, the researchers from King’s College London used UV lamps to burn tiny squares of skin on the arms of ten volunteers.

Study sheds light on ‘sacred mushroom’ chemical

The findings shed scientific light on psilocybin, a substance found in certain psychoactive mushrooms and used for centuries in various cultures for divinatory, healing, and religious purposes.

Study sheds light on ‘sacred mushroom’ chemical

The findings shed scientific light on psilocybin, a substance found in certain psychoactive mushrooms and used for centuries in various cultures for divinatory, healing, and religious purposes.

Britney Spears stages chemical toilet stunt

Spears is leaving no stone unturned to promote her latest album.

Scented candles can contain harmful chemicals in them

Some of those chemicals could have a wide-range of health effects.

Scented candles can contain harmful chemicals in them

Some of those chemicals could have a wide-range of health effects.

Brain chemical boosts memory, could treat Alzheimer`s

Scientists have identified a key chemical that boosts memory, potentially opening the way to newer treatments for Alzheimer`s.

Brain chemical boosts memory, could treat Alzheimer`s

Scientists have identified a key chemical that boosts memory, potentially opening the way to newer treatments for Alzheimer`s.

Chemical-laden tanker turns turtle in Mumbai suburb

Traffic on the Eastern Express
Highway in the metropolis came to a halt today for nearly nine
hours after a tanker carrying highly inflammable chemical
turned turtle near suburban Ghatkopar.