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Unformatted text preview: watery eyes, burning sensation in the eyes and throat, nausea, and difficulty breathing. I think a way to cut down this in home hazard would be to buy more Green product, and to read labels more carefully. The third household hazard in my home would be carpet and rug. Most of our home is carpeted and we have many rugs. No matter how much you clean, carpets and rugs contain dust, mites and germs among other things that we do not see. These cause health risks such as, lung disease. Causing symptoms such as, wheezing, coughing, shortness of breath, and chest tightness. One way to prevent this hazard would be to either have a professional come and take care of the problem or to get rid of the rugs and replace the carpet with non-hazard flooring. There are so many hazardous products and gasses in our homes that we do not know of, never even heard of. I think that every home should have an in home safety hazard brochure so that we may at least be safe in our own homes....
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- Spring '09