Graham Peaslee

Graham Peaslee

Experimental Nuclear Physics

224 Nieuwland Science Hall


  • Experimental nuclear physics
  • Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)
  • Environmental lead

The Washington Post

Biden administration moves to curtail toxic ‘forever chemicals’

Scientists Found That 82% of Waterproof Mascaras Have Toxic Chemicals in Them — Here's What to Shop Instead

The Toxic Job of Being a Hero

Mask Research / Toxic Cosmetics / Great Resignation


OPINION: Teflon might be in your makeup. Here’s what you should know

The Washington Post

Is that long-lasting lipstick toxic? Study raises concerns about PFAS in cosmetics.

The Guardian

PFAS: fears over lax US standards prompt bill on beauty products’ safety

This Popular Type of Makeup Has Been Linked to Toxic Chemicals That Increase Cancer Risk

Business Insider

Lawmakers introduced 2 new bills after a study found popular beauty products may contain cancer-linked 'forever chemicals'

Scientists Find Toxic ‘Forever Chemicals’ in More Than 100 Popular Make-Up Products

Potentially Toxic Chemicals Called PFAS Are Common in Cosmetics, Study Finds

Popular Science

‘Forever chemicals’ could be lurking in your lipstick

Notre Dame Study Finds High Levels Of Toxic PFAS Chemicals In Cosmetics

Widespread Use of Potentially Harmful PFAS Found in Cosmetics

Use of PFAS in cosmetics 'widespread,' new study finds

Fast Company

Report: There are toxic chemicals in more than half of makeup brands

PFAS undisclosed in most cosmetics sold in the US and Canada

Many cosmetics contain hidden, potentially dangerous ‘forever chemicals’

How to make sense of the new findings on 'forever chemicals' in makeup

A New Study Found High Levels of Toxic 'Forever Chemicals' In 120 Cosmetic Products

Study shows PFAS widespread in cosmetics

Study: Many cosmetics contain unlisted, toxic 'forever chemicals'

Associated Press

Study: Half of US cosmetics contain toxic chemicals

The Washington Post

Senate bill would ban toxic ‘forever chemicals’ in makeup, which new study found are often unlabeled

People May Be Absorbing "Forever Chemicals" Not Included In Makeup Ingredients Lists


More Than Half of Cosmetics Used in U.S. and Canada Contain Cancerous Chemicals, Study Shows

Fox News

Makeup products may contain potentially toxic PFAS chemicals, study warns


Makeup may contain potentially toxic chemicals called PFAS, study finds

Hank Investigates: PFAS in Firefighters Gear

Find out if your water is contaminated with lead at free testing event June 5

Michigan testing blood of firefighters to analyze PFAS exposure


Period Underwear Changed My Life—and I'm Never Going Back

The Guardian

I tested my tap water, household products and cat for toxic 'forever chemicals'

Firefighters' Catch-22: Protective gear full of carcinogens

The Boston Globe

Firefighters may be wearing gear that contains toxic chemicals, researchers find

The New York Times

Firefighters Battle an Unseen Hazard: Their Gear Could Be Toxic


Firefighters Want Halt on Money From Makers of PFAS-Laden Gear

‘The Greatest Deception Ever’: Firefighters and Scientists Sound the Alarm About Cancer-Causing Chemicals in Protective Gear

The New York Times

The Best Period Underwear

Firefighters sound alarm about toxic chemicals in protective suits, potential health risks