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How to Get Rid of Gasoline Smell

Gasoline smell is the last thing that you would want to have. One, with the continuous growth of gasoline prices, you wouldn’t want to waste it by unwanted spillage. Second, gasoline smell is really hard to take off. It stays with you (skin, cloth, carpet, etc) a long time when you don’t do something about it. Lastly and probably the most important reason is that it is very dangerous to your health. Gasoline fumes, especially when inhaled for a long period of time, can harm your respiratory system. Your lungs can be constricted that may cause you to have difficulty of breathing. Also, it can distress your neurologic system and can cause hallucinations.

Gasoline smell can be on your skin, cloth or other substances. To be able to get rid of them, here are a few tips:

On your body

With all the harmful chemicals that the gasoline contains, it can leave a very strong odor. It can be a pretty hard challenge to remove it. Luckily, some of the best solutions can just be found in your own kitchen.

On clothes and fabrics

This can be very tricky as the gasoline smell can sip its way into the cloth. However, these can still be done.  Although the list stated above can also be used, here are additional tips:

In the car

One of the most common places that this smell can pop up is in the car.  When pumping gas, many can track in gasoline on their shoes or it can even spill, leaving a slight smell in the trunk.  In order to get rid of the smell in the car, here are some tips that you can use:

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