Scented Products Emit a Bouquet of VOCs

Potera, Carol
January 2011
Environmental Health Perspectives;Jan2011, Vol. 119 Issue 1, pA16
Academic Journal
The article focuses on a survey which examines the emissions of some scented consumer products. It states that the survey indicates that surveyed products emit volatile organic compounds (VOCs) which includes the compounds that are hazardous according to the federal laws. It mentions that the VOCs emitted by the products were examined through gas chromatography -mass spectrometry in which the products tested includes lotions, fabric softeners, and laundry detergents.


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