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The Dangers of Air Fresheners and How to Avoid Them - The Healing Tree

Posted by Joe Lam on

Oxygen is the most beneficial element for our lungs and it's important we keep the air around us as clean and pure as possible. For decades, popular air fresheners have been sold that contains chemical that do not remove the odor molecules , but instead, covers them up. That means, the smell you're trying to eliminate is still there, but the chemical fragrance of the product you've sprayed is simply more powerful than the odor. As a result, you're breathing in both the odor and a chemical substance into your lungs. A study called the “Clearing the Air: Hidden Hazards of Air Fresheners”...

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