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Consumer products such as shampoo, cleaning products and paint now contribute as much to urban air pollution as tailpipe emissions from. Chemicals from household products rival vehicles as a key source of cleaning products 'affect lung health' 'sooty birds' reveal pollution. Scientists measuring levels of air pollutants in the los angeles basin have found that everyday household products, like soaps, paints and.
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