Please do not switch on the air conditioning immediately when getting into the car. First open the windows and after a few minutes switch on the air conditioning.
According to a study, dashboard, sofa, air freshener emits benzene, a cancer-causing toxin (carcinogen - it takes a while to notice the smell of heated plastic in the car). In addition to causing cancer, benzene poisons your bones, causes anaemia and lowers your blood pressure. white blood cells. Prolonged exposure may cause leukaemia, increasing the risk of cancer. It can also cause miscarriage. The appropriate level of benzene indoors is 50 mg per 929 cm2.
Benzene will rise to 2000-4000 mg.
A car parked in an enclosed area with the windows closed can contain 400-800 mg of benzene.
If it is parked outside in the sun at a temperature above 16°C, the level of benzene will rise to 2000-4000 mg, 40 times the acceptable level...
People who get into the car with the windows closed will inevitably inhale excessive amounts of this toxin in quick succession.
Benzene is a toxin that affects the kidney and liver. Worse still, it is extremely difficult for the body to expel this toxic substance..
So folks, please open the windows and the door before getting into the car to allow time for the air inside to escape and disperse the deadly toxin.