.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Benzene was found in 78 of nearly 300 sprays and lotions that were examined. (Photo credit: Representational/Unsplash)

  • Many sunscreens were recently recalled after independent testing revealed that they were tainted with benzene
  • Benzene is a cancer-causing toxin, fatal for humans
  • The great majority of tested sunscreens, on the other hand, were benzene-free

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  • Long term exposure to Benzene can be harmful to humans
  • Benzene is a highly flammable chemical
  • Being indoors puts an individual at a higher risk of being exposed to Benzene