Why is it Nasty?
Chlorine gas is a highly reactive chemical that can be fatal if inhaled in large quantities. When common household chlorine bleach is mixed with other chemicals, it can produce toxic chlorine fumes. Even in small amounts, bleach can damage lungs and cause irritation and burns to skin and eyes. When bleach is used in industrial purposes, such as whitening paper, the process creates dangerous organochlorine byproducts, which have negative effects on ecosystems.
How do I find it?
Chlorine bleach is listed by it’s chemical name “Sodium hypochlorite” on labels
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