Danger freshener generally depends on the type and deodorant and the active chemical components contained therein.
As is known in the market there are two types of perfuming substance, namely water based generally have stable aroma (fragrance) is relatively short (about 3-5 hours). That’s why water-based fragrances are relatively safer for health than oil-based fragrances.
While oil-based fragrances usually using some solvent or liquid carrier, including isoparaffins, diethyl Phtalate or mixtures thereof. Oil-based fragrances are more durable so the selling price could be more expensive. While this type of deodorant is sprayed generally containing isobutane, n-butane, propane or mixtures thereof.
The perfume shaped gel with ingredients gum. The active substance aroma of this form is generally a mixture of substances fragrance, such as limonene, benzyl acetate, linalool, citronellol, ocimene, and sebagainya.Dari terms of shape, volatile stocks (aerosols) are more risky for the body, especially in case of direct contact through the system Respiratory. However, the contact that occurs through the skin is quite risky given perfuming substance will be so easily enter the body.
Perfuming substance health risk
Reporting from the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine that says that the use of air fresheners in the form of sprays greatly increases the risk of asthma attacks. In principle all the fragrance substances risk to health. Especially in those who are in vulnerable conditions, such as pregnant women, infants, and children, or people who are very sensitive to chemical fragrances.
Unfortunately, only about 80% of air freshener untested substances to human safety. This is where the vigilance of consumers actually prosecuted. There is no air freshener that has been banned The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) including perfumes containing musk ambrette, geranyl nitrile, and 7-methyl coumarin.
Safe air freshener
Not all perfumes negative effects on health. That is, it can still fragrances on the market use. Only must always continue to be vigilant. Should be wise to use fragrance in a room in the house. If not necessary do not spread harmful chemicals in the home.
Some easy ways to make the house still fragrant though without freshener, namely to keep the house, open the windows, dispose of waste out of the house every day, keep the powder fresh coffee on the table, put a piece of lemon in landfills, and put baking soda on the bottom trash can.