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Dictionary Definition:


a poisonous substance that is a specific product of the metabolic activities of a living organism and is usually very unstable, notably toxic when introduced into the tissues, and typically capable of inducing antibody formation

~ Merriam-Webster

Elizabeth's take on this term...

Any substance that is contraindicated for human health.

I consider everything on of the following list and more to be toxins:

  • Petroleum and its derivatives
  • Particulates and gases in smog
  • Pharmaceutical drugs
  • Synthetic sweeteners
  • Artificial flavors
  • So-called natural flavors
  • Synthetic fragrance/parfum
  • Engineered chemicals added to foods, personal care products, cleaning products, etc.
  • Genetically-Modified Foods
  • Mold
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