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Get the facts talks about the dangers of mixing household chemicals to create sanitizing agents

Get the Facts | March 27, 2020

A number of reports have been made about persons mixing cleaning agents in an effort to make them stronger and more effective against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). By doing this persons are harming themselves according to the Caribbean Poison Information Network (CARPIN). Press play to find out why you should desist from mixing household chemicals to create sanitizing agents.       

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