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Is it ok to use bleach?

I love using bleach to whiten whites.. but I heard it was bad for the environment. Is this true?

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Asked by Anonymous at 5:45 PM on Sep. 23, 2009 in Home & Garden

Answers (4)
  • Not sure

    Answer by jchill at 5:46 PM on Sep. 23, 2009

  • they say it is

    Answer by kristyleigh614 at 5:47 PM on Sep. 23, 2009

  • No. it breaks down into salt & water. bleach is not harmful.

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:25 AM on Sep. 24, 2009

  • The manufacturing process is highly damaging to the environment. The fumes from bleach are highly toxic.

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:40 AM on Sep. 24, 2009

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