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Toolbox Talk: Dangers of Mixing Cleaning Products

By March 18, 2020 No Comments

Dangers of Mixing Cleaning Products

With the increased emphasis on cleaning your working surfaces and tools and the lack of supplies. People are looking to combine products to increase their effectiveness and quantities on hand. But here’s the scary truth: “Certain products, which are safe when used alone, can sometimes cause unsafe fumes or other chemical reactions when mixed with other products,” says Nancy Bock, Senior VP of Education at the American Cleaning Institute. And even if your ad-hoc cleaner combo isn’t dangerous or toxic, you can never be sure what effect two products can have on a surface or fabric when combined.

Always read the warning and ingredient labels on cleaning products and never mix these cleaning products shown:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Remember, safety is your best tool!