What are Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals?
Endocrine disrupting chemicals interfere with hormonal communication between cells. Because hormones play a vital role in many processes, including organ development and function, mood and reproduction, endocrine disrupting chemicals could be having pro- found effects on our health. These substances are linked to reproductive abnormalities, immune disorders, obesity, cancer and other diseases. Endocrine disrupting chemicals are found in many everyday consumer products.