Ever noticed the description on some of your paint tins that state the paint contains low or zero VOC? What does VOC mean and what effect does it have on painting?
VOC stands for Volatile Organic Compound and they are solvents that get rreleased into the air as the paint dries. Such VOCs can have harmful effects, causing acute symptoms such as headaches and dizziness. While the long-term effects are uncertain, some VOCs are suspected to contain cancer-causing agents!
Therefore, when you choose your paints next time, do look out for paints that have low or zero VOC properties. Here are some suggested paints that feature low VOC properties!
Dulux Wash & Wear
Nippon Paint Odour~less All-in-1
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