Category Archives: Formaldehyde

Urea Formaldehyde Insulation- New Controversy

 Urea formaldehyde  foam insulation is again in the news. An Ontario Company has been ordered by the Federal Government to stop selling a formaldehyde based insulation that has already been installed in about 700 homes.  Justice Minister Rob Nicholson announced … Continue reading

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What is Formaldehyde and how does it affect me?

Formaldehyde is a colorless, flammable gas at room temperature. It has a pungent, distinct odour and may cause a burning sensation to the eyes, nose and lungs at high concentrations. It has been in commercial production for over 100 years … Continue reading

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