Consumers Association of Penang

Giving voice to the little people...since 1970

Blood pollutants affect childhood and adulthood

Scientific studies implicate some of the chemicals detected in cord blood tests with serious, ongoing human health problems.

Chemicals linked to rising health problems

Toxic chemicals are linked to some cancers, birth defects and low birth weight, autism, and learning and behavioural disabilities. Many parts of the world today are seeing escalating health problems and more and more countries are linking this to the chemical legacy.