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What areVolatile Organic Compounds?(VOCs)

Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) are a combination of gases and odors emitted by many different toxins and chemicals from everyday products.

VOCs can come from fires and candles, cleaning products, new furniture, fragrances, paints and varnishes etc.

To reduce the amount of VOCs inside your home, look for products free of VOC or choose low VOC products and ventilate as much as possible.