08 Jul '12, 4pm

Clean Air Alternatives to Aerosol Spray | Care2 Healthy Living

Clean Air Alternatives to Aerosol Spray | Care2 Healthy Living

This is probably not a surprise to you if you have ever used an aerosol spray can, but these little stinkers are often dangerously toxic to you and the environment. All you have to do is read the warning label to realize you just may have a time-bomb in your hand. We all know that if allowed to heat-up, that pressurized aerosol can actually become a real bomb and explode. But did you also know that the fine vapor mist, along with the inevitable chemical cocktail of some aerosol products, has been linked to cancer, brain damage and even death for the user? Furthermore, aerosols are at the root of some big environmental problems such as air pollution and global warming. Next to injections, breathing fine vapor mist is the fastest way to absorb a chemical into your body. For someone having a massive asthma attack, medicinal delivery through a fine mist is a godsend. For child...

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