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Northwest Brown Bag Inspiration: Dose of Reality

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Do you know anything about the chemicals you put on and in your body everyday?

Federal law doesn’t require premarket safety testing or approval for hundreds of items we use every day.

Every time you wash your hands, take a shower or bath, these chemicals go down the drain and end up in wastewater. Wastewater treatment plants or home septic systems cannot remove these chemicals so they are released into groundwater and waterways with negative effects on wildlife and even humans.

Join us as we hear from national-award winning writer/editor and educator, Anna McCartney as she provides us with a “Dose of Reality” about the harmful effects of our personal care products on ourselves and our natural environment.

Gannon University is hosting this month’s Brown Bag in the Stubler Room of the Waldron Campus Center, this building located on the corner of 7th & Peach Street, has two food courts available for those that would like to purchase rather than bring their lunch.

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