Title: Dangers of Modern Art
Abstract: Some art supplies contain ingredients that are harmful to both humans and the environment. These include naturally occurring heavy metals such as lead, cobalt, cadmium, and manganese, and volatile organic compounds (VOCs) such as turpentine, xylene, acetone, and toluene. So, how can you express yourself creatively while protecting the environment? Valuable links are provided.
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists
Date of Publication: March 2005
Resource Type: Classroom Materials - Fact sheet - Web site
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