Originally posted on https://www.facebook.com/FreedomfromPesticidesAlliance :

"Kids exposed to the highest levels of two common phthalates in the womb had an IQ score, on average, more than six points lower than children exposed at the lowest levels."

These ubiquitous chemicals may be making us stupid.
Study: Prenatal exposusre to phthalates, found in everything from raincoats to dryer sheets, correlates to lower IQ in kids.