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The Dangers of Paint Fumes

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The Dangers of Paint Fumes

Paints contain toxic chemicals such as solvents and volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Paint fumes when inhaled accidentally can cause serious health problems. Chemical solvents are easily absorbed into the lungs and bloodstream, leading to headaches and dizziness. Inhaling volatile organic compounds (VOCs), can trigger eye, nose and throat irritation.

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