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My 0ne year old has two new chairs in his playroom and the

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My 0ne year old has two new chairs in his playroom and the have teflon scotch guard type coating on fabric. Would this be toxic for my child?


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From the current scientific evidence available,

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Teflon like products may be potentially harmful only when heated above a certain temperature (like in a pan),

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Hence the chairs are NOT likely to be toxic to your child aged 1 year.

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