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A global-wide experiment is in progress, and we are the guinea pigs.

Everyday, tons of chemicals are released into the environment, without ever knowing how toxic they are in the long term to the living organisms. Moreover: the majority of the 100 000 molecules developed since the World War II which are used in daily products have never been tested… Some of them found their way into our bodies and into fetuses. Up to 247 toxic substances have been found in new-borns. We are today bequeathing our toxic load to our children along with our DNA!

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« Carole Poliquin has succeded in exposing
a serious problem with clarity and humour. »

Marjorie Marcillac, ICI

« Distressing statistics, disturbing testimonies,
eloquent photographs, nothing really reassuring (…)
The situation is grave but the tone is not desperate. »

André Lavoie, Le Devoir

« A good investigation »
Isabelle Massé, La Presse

« Within the reach of everyone…
does not exclude humour. »

Véronique Leduc, Métro