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The Pollution Inside Your Car


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, protection, pollution )

Cher Away
- 249 days ago - greenerideal.com
Most people are aware that cars emit harmful gases and are major contributors to air pollution, which affects the environment and people's health, as well. But, apart from the CO2 that comes out of cars' exhaust systems, that is released into the



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Comments

Kit B. (277)
Friday November 15, 2013, 7:14 am

Good information, another is that when you start you engine with the A/C on, you should drop down the windows and allow the silent killer Benzene to exit from your car. Benzene is a known carcinogen, and is release from your A/C unit.
 

. (0)
Friday November 15, 2013, 7:41 am
Very good information. Thanks for sharing, Cher.
 

Shanti S. (0)
Friday November 15, 2013, 11:20 am
Thank you.
 

Birgit W. (140)
Friday November 15, 2013, 2:05 pm
Thanks.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Friday November 15, 2013, 2:44 pm
Thanks Cher and Kit.
 

Colleen L. (2)
Friday November 15, 2013, 3:21 pm
Good information. Thanks Cher and Kit.
 

Inge Bjorkman (126)
Saturday November 16, 2013, 12:22 am
Maybe the bike is a good option

Love
 

Elizabeth M. (66)
Saturday November 16, 2013, 7:12 pm
Noted and something I never even thought of - due to high temperatures on hot summer days, the concentration of Volatile Organic Compounds inside cars is increased, and car occupants get exposed to some pretty toxic chemicals, such as bromine, chlorine, and lead. Gearhart says that these chemicals are not regulated, and people donít know that they their health is at risk.
Thank You Cher.
 

Sara P. (54)
Sunday November 17, 2013, 11:31 am
Good to know. Thanks Cher.
 
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