Scientists link low sperm count and other health concerns to chemical exposure in furniture products

Scientists have linked the fact that men in the Western world produce half as much sperm as they did 40 years ago due to exposure to toxic chemicals.

Chemical companies around the world are actively marketing their greener, more sustainable products, whilst holding back details on the mass production of hazardous chemicals, ChemSec’s ranking of chemical companies revealed. The chemical industry is a trillion-dollar business. UNEP estimates the size of the global chemical industry exceeded $5 trillion in 2017, and is projected to double by 2030.