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Fire retardants in furniture are intended to slow flames
Interior design and furnishing

Flame retardants in furnishings - an unnecessary and serious health risk

...flame retardants on human health: Flame retardant warning label Flame retardants release particles into the environment over the course of their entire ...

Non-toxic building materials can improve home air quality
Healthy indoor air quality

Maintaining healthy indoor air quality

...Flame retardants Made from the chemical compounds chlorine or bromine, flame retardants have without a doubt saved lives by giving us valuable time to exit bu...

Laneway house by Lanefab Design/Build
Interior design and furnishing

Interior furnishings & decor

...retardants or chemical stain protection. The unfortunate truth is that these products will be harder to find, and more expensive. What we offer here is a remi...

Hawaii Preparatory Academy Energy Laboratory
Living Building Challenge

What is the Living Building Challenge?

...Flame Retardants Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) Lead (added) Mercury Petrochemical Fertilizers and Pesticides Phthalates Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) ...

Prefab Passive House & LEED Kit Homes for Sale in Ontario & North Eastern US
Concept and design

Prefab Passive House & LEED ready kit homes - the future of buying a new home?

...Flame retardant-free non-toxic furniture The Sofas are made from healthy materials without brominated flame retardants , created by an eco-designer upholste...

Prefab LEED Passive House Kit Homes the Future of House Building?
Passive House

Prefab Passive House & LEED ready kit homes - the future of home building?

...Flame retardant-free non-toxic furniture The Sofas are made from healthy materials without brominated flame retardants , created by an eco-designer upholste...

Earthship in Taos, New Mexico, shame they don't work in cold climates
Concept and design

Do Earthships work in cold climates?

...flame retardants (PBDEs) into the air of an Earthship, which is a synthetic material derived from petrochemicals that is toxic to humans through long-term expos...

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