Burning incense / Guides

Healthy indoor air quality

The impact of ambient fragrances on our health

...incense or essential oils: Incense is made from plants and trees, with the bark, resin or flowers being reduced to a powder and mixed with with acacia gum (aka Arabic gum), to form cones or sticks. Despite their natural origin, several studies have shown that many types of incense emit high concentrations of VOCs (be...