READ THIS! A Common drain cleaner that can burn and blind.

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You will want to READ THIS! A Common drain cleaner that can burn and blind. Childproof packaging might be one clue that conventional clogged drain cleaners are very dangerous. One popular brand of clogged drain cleaner that most people are familiar with is the Drano Professional Strength Kitchen Crystals Clog Remover. The label on this clogged drain remedy says that it can severely burn the eyes and the skin and cause blindness or even death. Drano Kitchen Crystals clogged drain remedy might remain in the drain after use, also creating an hazard.

Using a plunger with this clogged drain remedy could cause caustic splashback. When using this harmful clogged drain remedy people might also pour other clogged drain products down the drain which might trigger a dangerous chemical reaction. The label on this clogged drain remedy warns purchasers to keep the water out of the can at all times to prevent contents from violently erupting or boiling out. Surprisingly many consumers store this clogged drain remedy under the sink. Rather than use a harmful clogged drain product you might opt for using a drain snake and plunger, both are readily available in hardware stores. If you do use harmful clogged drains cleaners you want to store them in high secure cabinets out of reach of children and away from water.

For regular maintenance for cleaning kitchen drains, you can each week pour some baking soda down each drain and pour some vinegar down after it. The combination of this clogged drain remedy and clogged drain maintenance makes lots of fizzy noises and foam. If you find the clear drain is running slow, then repeat the cleaning kitchen drains process with baking soda and vinegar again. You can stop adding the vinegar when you don't hear any more fizzing going down the clear drain pipes. You will want to follow this clogged drains and clogged drain treatment using the hottest tapwater setting there is, and allowing it to flow down the drain for a couple of minutes.

This information on a common drain cleaner that can burn and blind is found on the eco friendly cleaning supplies lists you will find on the "EWG" site. The "EWG" or Environmental Working Group is a nonprofit environmental research organization that is based in Washington, D.C. "EWG" provides information on home cleaning products from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings on the site let consumers know what level of concern is posed by exposure to the ingredients in the products that they list. The ratings on the site reflect potential health hazards but do not account for the level of exposure a person receives or the level of individual susceptibility.

The site was launched in 2012 to help people find safer non toxic cleaners and products that fully disclose their ingredients and contain fewer ingredients that are hazardous to your health or that haven’t been thoroughly tested. Products are given a ranking with A being the lowest concern with no known or suspected hazards to health or the environment to F, which is the highest concern with potentially significant hazards to health or the environment. This is an excellent site if you want to see what non toxic cleaners and home cleaners rank best, and how the eco friendly cleaning supplies you use rank. *

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