What are some bad chemicals in Downy sheets?



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    The website provided below lists the following chemicals present in dryer sheets:

    Benzyl acetate: Linked to pancreatic cancer

    Benzyl Alcohol: Upper respiratory tract irritant

    Ethanol: On the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Hazardous Waste list and can cause central nervous system disorders  

    Limonene: Known carcinogen  

    A-Terpineol: Can cause respiratory problems, including fatal edema, and central nervous system damage

    Ethyl Acetate: A narcotic on the EPA’s Hazardous Waste list  

    Camphor: Causes central nervous system disorders  

    Chloroform: Neurotoxic, anesthetic and carcinogenic  

    Linalool: A narcotic that causes central nervous system disorders  

    Pentane: A chemical known to be harmful if inhaled

    See the link below for more information.

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    Some of the potentially harmful chemicals that are used in Downy fabric sheets and softener are Alpha-Terpineol, Benzyl Acetate, Benzyl Alcohol, Camphor, Chloroform, Ethyl Acetate, Limonene, Linalool, and Pentane.

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