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Chemical Hazards in Consumer Products
Toxins have no place in our everyday lives
Posted on August 1, 2023 @ 5:42PM

Building with toxic materials is such a bad practice, in part because we are embedding them into environments where people then tend to have long term exposure to them. It's good to be aware that carcinogenic and toxic material is not only found in scores of products in the building industry, but also in common consumer goods. If we have the choice, why not opt out of products that use materials that are bad for the environmental or our health?  One informative website that works to provide helpful information about this is  Healthy Stuff Lab

Author: Sam Rodell

Sam has practiced as an award winning architect for forty years, and has also built many of his clients' projects.  He is licensed throughout most of the western USA and Canada, and is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) which expedites registration in other states and provinces. He was the first Certified Passive House Consultant architect in eastern Washington and northern Idaho.