Almost every home contains hazardous products, or products that can harm human health or the environment if improperly handled. But in most cases we don’t know or we aren’t sure about what they are. We want to help you so that’s why we made a research and now we are presenting you those products. Here’s a list of things that you should get rid of immediately!
They are an absolute nightmare! The bag almost all microwave popcorn varieties come in is lined with perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA). This chemical is the same toxic stuff found in teflon pots and pans. It can stay in the environment and in the human body for long periods of time. The EPA lists this substance as a carcinogen.
Antibacterial soaps aren’t better than soap and water at preventing even bacterial infections.
The most common antibacterial ingredient in antibacterial soaps is a chemical called tricsolan. It’s now included not just in soaps, but also toothpastes and cosmetics. But the Food and Drug Administration says that there’s no evidence that people who use products with triclosan are less likely to develop bacterial infections than people who use regular soap and water.
The average household contains about 62 toxic chemicals, say environmental experts. We’re exposed to them routinely — from the phthalates in synthetic fragrances to the noxious fumes in oven cleaners. Ingredients in common household products have been linked to asthma, cancer, reproductive disorders, hormone disruption and neurotoxicity.
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