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How Dangerous Are Your Household Cleaning Products? PART I

When we buy commercial cleaning supplies, we expect them to do only one thing: to clean! We use a wide array of products to keep our house sparkling, germ-free and sweet-smelling. But while the chemicals in cleaners bleach, foam and disinfect they also are poisonous if ingested, contribute to indoor air pollution and can be harmful if touched or inhaled. In fact, some detergents are amongst the most toxic products found in our home. All-Purpose Cleaners Some all-purpose cleaners contain the foaming agents triethanolamine (TEA) and diethanolamine (DEA), which react with nitrites (an often undisclosed contaminant or preservative) and form [...]

2018-07-14T12:00:43+00:00October 6th, 2014|Blog|