Webinar #2: Toxic vs Non-Toxic: Can you rely on a Safety Data Sheet?
by Joel Hirshberg January 24, 2018 Viewing time: 67 minutes, 51 seconds
Where can you turn for objective information about what products are safer for YOU to use?
After all, you don't just have the health of your body to consider. When you have to re-do a home improvement job because you couldn’t tolerate the toxic chemicals in the building supplies you used the first time, it hits your wallet hard, too.
Choosing the right product the first time not only helps save your health, it can save you a bundle of money too. Just ask those who did not read or comprehend the Safety Data Sheets (SDS), only to find out later they could not tolerate the off-gassing and had to reboot and start their project all over.
In his next webinar Green Building Supply founder, Joel Hirshberg, will expose the troubling reasons why a product's SDS doesn't tell you all you need to know to decide which products are right for you.
Here are just a few examples of what SDS do not tell you:
They were never intended for consumers.
Manufacturers do not have to disclose proprietary chemicals or trade secrets.
There's no government oversight or peer review.
They only list “proven deadly hazards,” which is a very small list of 250 chemicals, and they leave out thousands of others which were grandfathered in and can be just as deadly...
Watch the video to learn more.
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