The following link to the National Institutes of Health, http://hpd.nlm.nih.gov/index.htm, provides health and safety information about household products such as bleach, pesticides, hair spray, soap, and paint. The website includes information on a product’s ingredients, potential health effects, safe handling, and other health and safety related issues.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission monitors and disseminates data on product safety issues that pose any kind of risk to consumers. Information on product recalls can be found at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/ and product safety news at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Newsroom/News-Releases/.
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CONTENT LAST REVIEWED: July2016