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INDOOR AIR POLLUTION, FROM CLEANING CHEMICALS

cleaning products 2 CAUSES OF INDOOR AIR POLLUTION INCLUDES CLEANING PRODUCTS

Once we understand the many causes of indoor pollution in our homes and offices, we can start to create healthier air quality for ourselves, and our families. As we have mentioned before, common cleaning chemicals are a major cause of indoor air pollution, and they can irritate your eyes, nose, and throat. This type of pollution can also lead to chronic heart and lung issues, and even cancer. Simply knowing this can help us take the next steps to clearing the air inside the home and office. Along with cleaning chemicals, there are other causes of inside pollution we should all know about, see if this list hits home with you.

Many Causes of Indoor Air Pollution in the Home:

  • Household cleaning products
  • Smoking tobacco
  • Dust, allergens, and mold
  • Wood smoke
  • Gas-burning furnaces
  • Gas-burning appliances
  • Radon gas

Be sure your home is well ventilated; maintain a comfortable inside temperature that is not too hot; and be sure to maintain low moisture levels and humidity inside your home for a safer and healthier environment.
Be safe in your own home.