Volatile Organic Compounds
Beyond mold household chemicals can pose a potential risk to your family members. Many products release harmful compounds like acetone, benzene, and ethylene glycol into the air. The sources of volatile organic compounds are found in common household products such as:
- Building Materials
- Carpets and Adhesives
- Air Fresheners
- Cleaning and Disinfecting Chemicals
- Dry Cleaning
Note for Doctors:
There are many ways to clean without the use of harsh chemicals containing VOCs. Ask your patients what products they are using to clean their home and suggest safer products.
VOCs will always be in your home. Have your home tested today to discover the sources and reduce exposure.