Many people have asked me if I can back up my absurd charge that synthetic estrogens from oral contraceptives are disrupting the environment.
Here's but a few of the hundreds of URLs that can be brought forward:
Note in the MSNBC piece that estrogens are said to be a “natural” part of sewage, but no one talks about how it gets in there.
This is an extremely well-known problem among experts in waste management. Sadly, most of us prefer to concentrate on the evils of big manufacturing plants rather than our own contributions through the use of hormonal birth control drugs.