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  • metabolism
  • Found in many household and industrial products, endocrine disruptors are substances that "interfere with the synthesis, secretion, transport, binding, action, or elimination of natural hormones in the body that are responsible for development, behavior, fertility, and maintenance of homeostasis (normal cell metabolism). (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the body requires oxygen for metabolism, low oxygen levels normally do not stimulate breathing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Campaign
  • The Safe Planet Campaign was launched in February 2010 during the coinciding extraordinary meetings of the Conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions, held back-to-back with the UNEP Governing Council meeting in Bali, Indonesia, at a special event - The United Nations Body Burden Forum. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Campaign supporters, like American actor Bryan Cranston, Indonesian environment activist Yuyun Ismawati and Peter Kenmore, Co-Executive Secretary of the Rotterdam Convention, committed to undertake testing of their chemical body burdens. (wikipedia.org)
  • Human biomonitoring under the Global Monitoring Programme is a principal subject of the Safe Planet Campaign Body Burden Forum. (wikipedia.org)
  • pesticides
  • In the latest entry of a growing body of evidence, scientists announced last week that pyrethroid pesticides - now in hundreds of pest control products sold for home use - can interfere with the healthy development of an infant's nervous system when moms are exposed during pregnancy. (panna.org)
  • human body
  • Her test results are consistent with other studies in the United States and Europe that chart the intrusion of the Industrial Age on the human body. (loe.org)
  • These particular gases share many common features in their production and function but carry on their tasks in unique ways, which differ from classical signaling molecules, in the human body. (wikipedia.org)