EST. May 2000 (AD)


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Your Grout Could Be Killing You!

The latest home hazard.

By Sharon Grehan-Howes

A special report commissioned by the Committee for Special Reports released their scientific findings on grout yesterday. The results are startling.

Epoxy resin also known as grout (pronounced gr-out or gr-oot if you are Canadian) used to hold ceramic tiles in place presents the following health hazards:

If you are laughing up your sleeve because you chose cement grout think again. Improperly treated cement grout can become a medium for Bacteria which of course leads to death and Overweight sedentary smokers with ceramic tile in their homes suffered high incidences of lung cancer, diabetes and heart disease.

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