Air “fresheners” and other odor masking chemicals work by numbing your olfactory nerves. Seriously. Did you really think they removed anything from the air?
Ever have a bad reaction to a scent like so-called air freshener or the fragrance from laundry soap or fabric softener?
There’s a good reason for that.
These product contain actual neurotoxins, chemicals that disrupt the normal functioning of the nervous system.
Some people are made very sick by these products. They literally have the same reaction one would have from exposure to toxic gas. Severe headaches, dizziness, inability to think clearly, “speediness”, and a feeling of drunkenness come over them. People with certain kinds of asthma can even have life threatening reactions.
The Center for Disease Control knows about the dangers of these products and bans their use in their agency’s offices.
But what about the rest of the public? ……