It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Environmental Disorders Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-10-2010, 09:48 PM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Maryland
Posts: 3
cfkmcs HB User
how to absorb off gassing of new washing machines

how to absorb off gassing of new washing machines

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 02-19-2011, 02:14 AM   #2
Junior Member
(female)
 
teAlexis's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 28
teAlexis HB User
Re: how to absorb off gassing of new washing machines

When I have something that big that needs to outgas, sometimes I have to cover it with something because of my chemical sensitivity. It takes time for those toxic chemicals to dissipate. Hope your laundry room isn't near your BR.

 
Old 12-07-2011, 05:32 AM   #3
Senior Veteran
(male)
 
Machaon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Fort Laud
Posts: 4,084
Blog Entries: 22
Machaon HB UserMachaon HB UserMachaon HB UserMachaon HB UserMachaon HB UserMachaon HB UserMachaon HB UserMachaon HB UserMachaon HB UserMachaon HB UserMachaon HB User
Re: how to absorb off gassing of new washing machines

Quote:
Originally Posted by cfkmcs View Post
how to absorb off gassing of new washing machines
I had to cover my entire washing machine totally, all the way around, under and over, with a tarp. The tarp did not have a negative effect on my health so I was able to use it indoors, to cover the washing machine.

However, the slightest, tiniest leak would have a major nasty effect on my health.

On washing day, I had to leave my home and then, when the wash was done, my wife would have to air the place out for 30-60 minutes. Then, and only then, was I allowed back into my home!

We finally gave into the almighty washing machine and moved it out to our Florida Room. The washing machine is now happy, my wife is happier; and I no longer have to live in fear that the tarp will spring a leak, or that my wife would make a small mistake when she resealed it 100% after finishing the wash.

How did you make out with your washing machine?
__________________
Overcame CHF, A-Fib, HBP, Diabetes, Asthma

⇒ Avoid chemicals;triggers;irritants;toxins
⇒ Ten years- 30,182 BPs
⇒ egg and fish diet 60% fat;20% carb;20%prot
⇒ Power walk,Weights,Bike,Stepper

Last edited by Machaon; 12-07-2011 at 05:37 AM.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Vitamins & minerals – length of time they stay in your system & types best absorbed BAHAMAS Vitamins & Supplements 1 09-08-2010 02:12 PM
what happens if a person cannot absorb iron lulu21 Anemia 1 06-14-2009 07:48 AM
how protein is absorb in body garyell88 Diet & Nutrition 1 04-14-2009 07:19 PM
Taking less CoQ10 = less you'll absorb? stophypertensio Vitamins & Supplements 0 03-30-2009 08:10 AM
Do some just not absorb iron with iron supplements? The fluctutations are frightening hannahhannah57 Anemia 4 03-04-2008 07:40 PM
Fluid filled cyst-Does the body absorb the fluid? seajay Cancer: Breast 2 10-16-2007 06:49 AM
How do you take your meds: with water or absorb under the tongue? kaciii Thyroid Disorders 3 11-22-2005 07:02 AM
Vit D absorb test + OppOnn Osteoporosis 6 05-05-2004 10:00 AM
In the winter, when I put moisturizer on my face..it feels sticky&cant absorb CuteChica Beauty & Cosmetics 2 01-15-2003 09:10 PM
How much protein can the body absorb at a time? Eri©TheViking Exercise & Fitness 4 01-09-2003 02:13 PM




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:10 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.com™
Terms of Use © 1998-2015 HealthBoards.com™ All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!