Do Formaldehyde Detectors Routinely React to Lots of Common Gases That Are Not Formaldehyde?

Many “formaldehyde detectors” actually react to a large group of gases, including harmful and harmless gases.
If you have a tester, try a little experiment: eat an orange near the tester. The detector will probably send out an alarm.
For your newly renovated home, if you can smell that chemical, remodeling smell, you’ve got a problem. Don’t waste time and money testing. The US CDC says we should start worrying about formaldehyde at 0.1 PPM, precisely the level that most humans can start smelling it.

Click here to read the original article:

Free Guide to Breathing Safe

Want to learn more about protecting your health? Join thousands more and stay up to date on protecting your health.

Was this article useful?00
Smart Air low cost purifiers

Smart Air is a social enterprise that creates simple, no-nonsense air purifier and provides free education to protect people’s health from the effects of air pollution. We are proud to be the only certified B-Corp dedicated to fighting air pollution.

Certified B-Corp air purifier company