Poisons in Tobacco

Many smokers associate smoking with relaxation, yet the cigarette actually causes more stress due to the many chemicals and poisons that can be found in one . In total there are over 4,000 chemicals in cigarettes. 51 of them are known to be carcinogenic. A carcinogen is something that causes cancer.  Below are just a few of them:

  • Acetone – found in nail polish remover

  • Ammonia – used in toilet cleaning materials

  • Arsenic – Rat poison

  • Butane – cigarette lighter fluid

  • Carbon Monoxide – car’s exhaust fumes

  • Cadmium – active component in battery acid

  • Cyanide – Gas chamber poison

  • DDT- Insecticides

  • Formaldehyde – Dead Body Preservation

  • Fungicides and pesticides – Cause many types of cancers and birth defects.

  • Hydrogen Cyanide – yet another lethal poison

  • Methane – gas released from the bowels

  • Methanol – component of rocket fuel Naphthalene – ingredient used in mothballs

  • Nicotine – another insecticide.

  • Stearic Acid – found in candle wax

  • Toluene – industrial strength cleaning solvent

  • Tar – Clogs the tubes and lungs

If you want to stop polluting your body and become that non smoker with all the added benefits that non smokers have , then feel free to contact me for a chat or a FOC consultation

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