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The 80+ Chemicals Detected in Febreze

Postby Wilberforce » Sat Oct 20, 2012 9:05 pm

The 80+ Chemicals Detected in Febreze ... breze.html

What Makes Air Unhealthy?
Whether it comes from your car exhaust pipe, dirty smokestacks or a forest fire – air pollution can be deadly. Learn about sources of pollution and how they can be cleaned up so everyone can breathe safer, healthier air.

• Gasoline Engines – Cars, Trucks, Recreational Boats, Lawnmowers, etc.
• Diesel Engines – School Buses, Trucks, Ocean-going Vessels, Construction Equipment, etc.
• Residential Wood Burning OR Wood Burning in Your Home
• Electric Utilities
• Industry – Industrial Boilers
• Community Sources – Dry Cleaners, Gasoline Stations, etc.
• Wildfires and Other Natural Disasters

Tips for Protecting Yourself from Unhealthy Air. ... unhealthy/
• The Surgeon General has determined that there is no safe level of exposure to ambient smoke!

• If you smell even a subtle odor of smoke, you are being exposed to poisonous and carcinogenic chemical compounds!

• Even a brief exposure to smoke raises blood pressure, (no matter what your state of health) and can cause blood clotting, stroke, or heart attack in vulnerable people. Even children experience elevated blood pressure when exposed to smoke!

• Since smoke drastically weakens the lungs' immune system, avoiding smoke is one of the best ways to prevent colds, flu, bronchitis, or risk of an even more serious respiratory illness, such as pneumonia or tuberculosis! Does your child have the flu? Chances are they have been exposed to ambient smoke!
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