How healthy is your home?


When it comes to keeping our homes clean, many of us use common brand-name cleaning products as we know they’re effective, promise a germ-free clean and have been trusted for generations. We’re also familiar with the warning labels and assume that we’re safe from any chemicals they may contain as long as we carefully follow their instructions... but what if we were wrong?

Data from Awair, an elegant device that tracks toxins and chemicals in the home, suggests that while we clean our surfaces, we could in fact be increasing pollutants in our air by up to 60% by using c