https://homequicks.com/pros-cons-of-using-polypropylene-rugs

Apr 23, 2018 ... Health Risks. Polypropylene rugs contain toxic byproducts which when inhaled may cause certain problems like headache, allergies, dizziness ...

https://gimmethegoodstuff.org/choosing-a-non-toxic-area-rug

Oct 3, 2018 ... Non-toxic rugs and carpets won't bring toxins into your home like most rugs will. ... Synthetic primary materials, including plastics like polypropylene and nylon. .... I can promise my questions were fair and clear, based on health and .... Radiation Concerns, Mompreneurship & Career, Outdoor Products & ...

https://thebestorganiclifestyle.com/are-polypropylene-rugs-safe-toxins-in-synthetic-rugs

Dec 28, 2017 ... Looking to buy a polypropylene rug, but not sure if you should? Are these ... The Health Risks Associated with Polypropylene Rugs and the ...

https://www.marthastewart.com/272686/healthy-carpet-and-rug-tips

Carpets and rugs retain heat, muffle sound, and offer an easy way to make a home ... the government agency that monitors products that may pose a health risk, ...

https://www.rugknots.com/blogs/rug-anatomy-101/wool-rugs-vs-polypropylene-rugs-best

Apr 13, 2019 ... Whether you're looking to purchase a wool rug or a synthetic rug, you should be ... Polypropylene rugs are made with UV Stabilized fibers for outdoors. ..... rugs truly depends on one's individual needs, concerns, and tastes.

https://www.thespruce.com/olefin-polypropylene-carpet-fiber-2908797

Feb 28, 2019 ... Learn the facts about olefin (polypropylene) carpet fiber, including stain resistance, cost, durability, and the best uses of it in your home.

https://www.salon.com/2014/04/11/5_popular_home_products_that_can_be_surprisingly_toxic_partner/

Apr 11, 2014 ... Another chemical, Acrolein, a compound linked to the risk of lung cancer ... Downy and Bounce might pose health risks, as toxins can permeate those .... But a good alternative to wall-to-wall carpeting is to use area rugs made ...

https://rugchick.com/2012/01/02/cheap-synthetic-rugs-what-you-need-to-know/

Jan 2, 2012 ... The synthetic fibers, olefin (aka polypropylene), polyester, and .... This means if you have any odor issues with synthetic rugs, you ... They may not want to own them due to political, or environmental, or perhaps health reasons.

https://www.rug-carpet-guide.com/carpet_safety.htm

Health hazard comes mainly from rug and carpet being outgassing potentially ... polyester, and olefin (polypropylene) - produced mainly from petroleum derivates , with ... This makes carpets generally greater health risk than rugs, but rugs with  ...

https://ecologycenter.org/blog/ask-the-ecoteam-my-new-carpet-is-off-gassing/

Oct 3, 2018 ... Synthetic carpets are made from nylon fibers with a polypropylene ..... to “new car smell” and a variety of acute and long-term health concerns…