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Is Clorox bleach hazardous?
Last Updated: 29th February, 2020
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Also to know is, is Clorox bleach a hazardous material?
Sodium Hypochlorite (Bleach) Safety Information. But bleach, (also known as its chemical name, sodium hypochlorite) can be quite hazardous when not handled properly.
Likewise, is bleach harmful to breathe? Bleach and other disinfectant fumes are harmful to your lungs, precisely because they're good at disinfecting. Their job is to kill microbes, but the way they do so will generally also kill (or at least irritate) bits of your respiratory tract. But breathing in bleach fumes once a week won't kill you.
Beside above, what are the hazards of bleach?
Potential hazards Bleach exposure can cause irritation in the eyes, mouth, lungs and on skin. Individuals with asthma or other breathing problems are particularly susceptible. It can burn human tissue, internally or externally, especially in small children.
Is Clorox bleach spray safe?
Yes. Clorox® Clean-Up® Disinfectant Bleach Cleaner Spray is effective for use on highchairs, diaper pails, diaper changing tables, and hard crib surfaces. Always read and follow precautions and usage directions before using cleaning products. Children may be sensitive to strong odors of cleaners.