Centre Of Science And Environment

  • High caffeine found in energy drinks September 13, 2011

    New Delhi: Advertised as 'powerhouses of energy' to 'giving you wings', Energy Drinks are now under the scanner for having abnormally high levels of caffeine, much more than prescribed by the government. With people complaining of stress, anxiety and exhaustion, energy drinks claim to offer the perfect drug and are more...
  • Study exposes high levels of toxins in toys June 4, 2010

    New Delhi: A recent study conducted by the Centre of Science and Environment has exposed the high levels of toxins in toys. What is worse is that the toxins are found in chewable toys. Many of the colourful toys have high levels of phthalates, which is a chemical used to soften...