Toxic substances in the home

Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Other Names:
Health hazards of toiletries
Poisonous domestic products
Everyday poisons

Anti-dandruff shampoos may contain selenium; other toiletries and cosmetics, such as hair colouring products, may contain toxic substances; disposable batteries contain mercury or cadmium; household cleaners and drugs often contains cocktails of poisons; even simple vitamins and foodstuffs may be toxic in sufficient doses, particularly to children. Soaps and detergents are toxic if ingested.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST