Break of Day – Baby Room
In the child’s room the bed can hold and let go of hazardous chemicals. The mattress might contain flame retardants and a mattress cover in plastic terry may contain harmful phthalates. Foam may contain solvent residues from production. If kid’s room vinyl flooring or wallpaper is made of PVC it can contain harmful substances such as phthalates and other substances that make plastics soft.
What You Can Do
- Air the mattress before use.
- Since many chemicals get caught in the dust it is
important to vacuum and wet hurricane regularly.