Could scented candles kill you? They"re many women"s favourite indulgence


Could scented candles kill you? They"re many women"s favourite indulgence

Could scented candles kill you They”re many women”s favourite indulgence – but their fumes are as toxic as cigarettes

10:52 PM on 6th July 2011

Relaxing: Few homes are without the wafting perfume of a scented candle but do you know the risks

Relaxing: Few homes are without the wafting perfume of a scented candle but do you know the risks

Dangerous: Candles made from paraffin wax have been shown to release an alarming range of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) that can be problematic to health

Dangerous: Candles made from paraffin wax have been shown to release an alarming range of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) that can be problematic to health

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