We’ve discussed the “Dirty Dozen” fruits and vegetables to avoid due to the harmful chemicals they now contain. Today we will touch upon the “Dirty Dozen” Endocrine Disruptors. Learn more : The Dirty Dozen Endocrine Disruptors and How to Avoid Them. Avoiding these chemicals is very important, especially children because the chemicals disrupt the production of hormones. The chemicals which are found in herbicides, hand sanitizer, soaps and makeup, can feminize men and masculinize women. Overall imbalances in our bodies are avoidable however through education, knowledge and exposure risk mitigation. Learn where one can be exposed to these chemicals and eliminate them from your life.