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Keeping Your Home and Family Healthy: Reduce Your Exposure to Flame Retardants

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21-04-026April 2021May 2021
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Author(s) Washington State Department of Ecology; Froese, Ruth; Tamboer, Lauren; van Bergen, Saskia
Description Flame retardants are a group of toxic chemicals in our products, homes, bodies, and environment. This infographic explains what flame retardant chemicals are, why they are used, and how to reduce exposure to flame retardants in your home.
The mission of the Department of Ecology is to protect, preserve, and enhance Washington’s environment. To help us meet that goal, please consider the environment before you print or request a copy.

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Keywords SPWA, flame retardants, contaminants, toxics, toxic chemicals, flame retardant, contamination, Safer Products
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