Asthma and Allergies

The relationship between carpet, asthma and allergies has been the subject of numerous scientific and medical investigations.

Based on the available science, carpet does not cause asthma or allergies and does not increase the incidence or severity of asthma or allergysymptoms. In fact, with respect to asthma and allergies, multiple studies have reported fewer allergy and asthma symptoms associated with carpet.

Below is a link to a document prepared for Submission to the International E-Journal of Flooring Sciences by Mitchell W. Sauerhoff, Ph.D., DABT

Carpet, Asthma and Allergies - Myth or Reality