What toxix substance is produced that is harmful to our
health when a plastic material is burned?
Many plastics, particularly PVC when burned resuts in emissions
of the deadly poison named dioxin.
Dioxin is a toxic organic chemical that contains chlorine and is
produced when chlorine and hydrocarbons are heated at high temperatures.
To inhalate dioxin or to be exposed anyway to its fumes can cause
many deadly results.
Dr. Mabel R.
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