TRICLOSAN: Allergen or Not An Allergen?

TRICLOSAN: Allergen or Not An Allergen?

Allergen. Triclosan In 2016, the US FDA banned this ever-popular antibacterial along with 18 other ingredients. The FDA’s stated reason for the ban was “because manufacturers did not demonstrate that the ingredients are both safe for long-term daily use and more effective than plain soap and water in preventing illness and the spread of certain infections” — but …