ECOSPECIFIER ISSUES OF CONCERN / RED LIGHTS
Issue of Concern
Carbon Black: Two of the coulored pigments contain carbon black, classified as possibly carcinogenic to humans (Group 2B) by the IARC. It is not considered a risk in use bound into polymer fabric as primary source of exposure is via inhalation of carbon black dust. See Glossary for more information on Carbon Black.
Information last verified on 17th November 2010
Alternative window covering fabrics, e.g. PVC, PVC coated Polyester, cotton, wool, viscose etc.
Glazing, Building Management System, Productivity, Daylighting, User controllability, Windows and frames