View Full Version : Pavement cleaning health concerns

01-12-2010, 05:27 PM
This is a very interesting article to read especially if you apply driveway sealant or clean driveways.

I am sure prolonged inhalation of dust of any kind is probably no good for you but here is a specific situation where it can be harmful.

It makes you pause to consider ways to deal with thisw.

Study sees parking lot dust as a cancer risk (http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/34809699/ns/us_news-environment/) - Chemicals in a cancer-causing substance used to seal pavement, parking lots and driveways across the U.S. are showing up at alarming levels in dust in homes, prompting concerns about the potential health effects of long-term exposure, a new study shows.