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    bisphenol A: an estrogenic endocrine-disrupting chemical (EDC) with potentially adverse impacts on human health

    It's possible that there is BPA in that old plastic cup you're using---in time it could cause serious health concerns.

    Submitted by Jill from United States on 15/08/2016


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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