Chemicals in our everyday environment ‘are poisoning our brains’

Barbara Demeneix, a researcher on endocrine disruptors and author of “Toxic Cocktail – How Chemical Pollution is Poisoning Our Brains”, has found that chemicals in our foods, drinks, clothes and sprays are to blame for reduced IQ levels in children and higher rates of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). In an interview with FRANCE 24’s Mairead Dundas, she explains how we best can avoid these “toxic cocktails”, but says more legislation is urgently needed.