Tag Archives: metals

Cardiovascular diseases, here’s how exposure to toxic metals can affect your heart health

Exposure to environmental toxic metals such as arsenic, lead, copper, and mercury has become a major global health concern. The metals like arsenic, lead, copper and cadmium are linked to an increased risk of cardiovascular disease and coronary heart disease. Arsenic and cadmium, for example, are known carcinogens, but there are increasing suggestions that exposure to toxic metals may be ... Read More »

Pepsico, Coca-Cola Deny Charges Of Heavy Metals In Bottles

NEW DELHI: Cola majors Pepsico and Coca-Cola today refuted allegations of presence of heavy metals in their PET bottles and said that they have not received any such reports from the government. Health Ministry’s Drugs Technical Advisory Board (DTAB) had reportedly found heavy metals as antimony, lead, chromium and cadmium and Di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate in PET bottles used by the soft ... Read More »

Why traders are betting on a big bounce for the metals

The metals are getting more precious. Gold and silver hit multimonth highs Thursday, as industrial metal copper rose to the highest level since the beginning of the year. This as the dollar continued to lose value against other major currencies. Notably, it is a move that is strongly counter to the trend seen over the past few years, whereby metals ... Read More »

Why traders are betting on a big bounce for the metals

Gold and silver hit multimonth highs Thursday, as industrial metal copper rose to the highest level since the beginning of the year. This as the dollar continued to lose value against other major currencies. Notably, it is a move that is strongly counter to the trend seen over the past few years, whereby metals prices have fallen mightily as the ... Read More »