Tests on air fresheners show high levels of dangerous chemicals


PETALING JAYA: The air freshener we put in our cars or at home may smell sweet but they could be doing us more harm than we realise.

Six commonly used household air freshener products found at supermarkets and shops nationwide were tested by a consumer group for four dangerous chemicals – toluene, benzene, formaldehyde and phthalates.

Subscribe now for a chance to win your dream holiday!

Monthly Plan

RM13.90/month

Annual Plan

RM12.33/month

Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

Health , air fresheners harmful sold

   

Next In Nation

Digital Ministry monitoring IT outage, taking action
Anwar extends condolences to Vietnam on the passing of Nguyen Phu Trong
Cloud seeding operations at Bukit Merah Dam on July 29
Teen girl drowns while swimming with family in Skudai
Individual fined RM25,000 for uploading false content on Facebook
K-drama star Lee Joon Gi in KL this September
Three suffer burns in boat fuel tank explosion
'I'm a guy, I'm an idiot': Harith Iskander blames himself for pending divorce
Visit Melaka Year 2024: JPJ inspects tour and express buses
Bersatu's FT chapter echoes Muhyiddin's proposal

Others Also Read