Product Health and Safety

What’s under your kitchen sink, in your garage, in your bathroom, and on the shelves in your laundry room? Do these household products pose a potential health risk to you and your family? The National Library of Medicine’s new Household Products Database offers users information on the potential health effects of about 2,000 ingredients contained in more than 4,000 commercial household products, ranging from antiperspirants to brake fluids. Browse or search by product, ingredient, or health effect.

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