Products and Dyes
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NIOSH Science Blog: Hair, Formaldehyde, and Industrial Hygiene
This NOSH Science Blog discusses current status and recommendations for the use of formaldehyde-containing hair smoothing products in salons.
Federal OSHA Hazard Alert: Hair Smoothing Products That Could Release Formaldehyde
This Hazard Alert provides information about OSHA's investigations, the health hazards of formaldehyde, and how to protect workers using hair smoothing products that contain or release formaldehyde.
Emerging Issues and Alerts Salon Hair Product
This page, provided by Occupational Health Sciences (then CROET), addresses response to a local hair salon health concern. Most updates are historical.
Source: Occupational Health Sciences
MotherToBaby Hair Treatments and Pregnancy (PDF)
This sheet talks about the risks that exposure to hair treatments can have during pregnancy.