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What is Chromium 6 and how it can harm us?

Chromium 6 or Hexavalent Chromium is a man-made chemical that is a known carcinogen if inhaled in showers, especially by young children. But is viewed as not being as toxic if ingested in drinking water as it gets converted in the acidic stomach environment into Chromium 3, which is interestingly, a vitamin.  Chromium 6 has been detected in major cities in the US to exceed ...

Posted on February 9, 2014 and filed under Toxins and health risks.