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Sources mentioned in the question (Fashionbi.com, Thehouseofpillows.eu, Whowhatwear.co.uk) claim that certain synthetic fabrics and related chemicals can cause health problems: Polyester: skin, lung and heart cancer, chronic respiratory infections, dermatitis, reduced sperm count and behavior changes Rayon (from recycled wood pulp or bamboo cellulose; ...


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Adding flame and fire retardends to clothing garments is possible, but it is not standard in the clothing industry. Those chemicals are usually reserved for specialty application, like race driving suits. Racing suits, design and usage Other suits consist of cotton treated with Proban, a chemical manufactured by Rhodia, or other substances. These suits ...


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