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Formaldehyde can be found in the adhesive in particle board. It can also be found in textiles and clothing to prevent them from becoming creased or to fix the dye. Formaldehyde can cause allergy and there are rules governing how much may leach from products.

Ask in the shop what the product contains so that you can make a conscious choice.

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Techical description of formaldehyde

Information on formaldehyde on Riskwebben on the Karolinska Institutet website

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