The Hazards of Benzene Fumes?

Answer At room temperature, benzene, also known as benzol, is a colorless or light yellow liquid. It has a sweet odor and is highly inflammable. Benzene very quickly evaporates into the air and its vapor,... Read More »

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Are new carpet fumes harmful?

On One Hand: Yes, They AreAccording to Cindy Duehring, the Director of Research at the Environmental Access Research Network, off gassing from new carpet can be toxic. The fumes can lead to neurolo... Read More »

Why Does My Car Emit Gas Fumes?

Early automobiles were touted as having less gas emissions than the horse and buggy, but with so many cars on the road today, exhaust emissions have great concerns for our environment.

Are heating oil fumes dangerous?

On One Hand: Fumes are DangerousIn enclosed spaces, heating oil fumes are dangerous. According to the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, the fumes from oil used for heating fuel can cause var... Read More »

Dangers of New Carpet Fumes?

Hundreds of people have felt sick after having new carpets installed in their home or offices, according to Dr. Rosaline Anderson. This has been attributed to the chemicals and adhesives that manuf... Read More »