Chemicals and other hazardous materials used in homes can be dangerous to people's health and the environment. It's important that residents follow product instructions when using, storing or disposing of home hazardous materials to prevent fires and unintentional poisoning.
Did you know:
An average of 1,700 home fires per year are caused by instances of spontaneous combustion or chemical reaction.
Source: NFPA PDF
Messages to share
To keep your family safe, follow these safety tips when you use, store or dispose of household chemicals.
Use and storage
When you need to throw them out
Pictographs can help overcome literacy barriers by communicating messages with pictures. Our pictographs will help you to communicate home hazardous materials messages to high-risk populations.