Your home should be a safe haven from the world's dangers, but it can actually be a hotbed for chemical exposure, leading to serious and lifelong health consequences. Everything from your living room carpet to your office room printer can produce dangerous emissions. Take this quiz and learn about common, yet potentially dangerous, household products.
Question 1 of 20
How many Americans are injured by household consumer products each year?
Question 2 of 20
What does the Consumer Product Safety Commission do?
Question 3 of 20
What is a common “invisible” hazard of household products?
Question 4 of 20
Indoor air is _____ than outdoor air.
Question 5 of 20
The inhalation of chemicals from mothballs can cause:
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Inhaling chemicals from mothballs can lead to:
Question 7 of 20
What is a safer alternative to mothballs?
Question 8 of 20
What should you do if you want to use pesticides in your home?
Question 9 of 20
Pressed wood includes:
Question 10 of 20
What potentially poisonous emission comes from pressed wood?
Question 11 of 20
Formaldehyde emissions from pressed wood tend to increase in:
Question 12 of 20
What are the symptoms of formaldehyde exposure?
Question 13 of 20
What type of dwellings tend to have higher formaldehyde levels?
Question 14 of 20
Pressed wood releases:
Question 15 of 20
Potentially poisonous carpet emissions occur:
Question 16 of 20
What office tool releases tiny particles in the air?
Question 17 of 20
Emissions from laser printers:
Question 18 of 20
What do major printer companies say about laser printer emissions?
Question 19 of 20
What is the biggest environmental threat to children?
Question 20 of 20