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Today’s young people have high requirements for sleep quality, and we will buy some good shading when we buy curtains. Even if we sleep during the day, we will feel the same as we do at night, which can help our sleep quality. However, although the blackout cloth window coverings blackout can block light, ultraviolet radiation, and sunscreen insulation, there are many people who doubt whether the blackout cloth curtain is harmful to the human body. 

First, is the blackout window coverings blackout harmful to the human body?

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1, when we buy blackout cloth curtains, we must also look for the brand of blackout cloth curtains. And also to see if these brands of blackout cloth curtains will have quality inspection reports. Then for the thickness of the blackout cloth curtain, it is recommended to choose a moderate.

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Composition: 100% Polyester with Acrylic coated(100% Free of PVC, Formaldehyde and Halogen to help reduce toxins in your environment)

Width: 1.8m, 2.0m, 2.5m, 2.8m, 3.0m
Weight: 330g/m² ± 5%
Thickness: 0.38 mm ± 5%

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Composition: 100% Polyester

Specification: 100% Blackout (Complies to AS 2663.3.1999), UV Protection: Tested to AS/NZS 4399:1996, Blackout Performance: UVA 99.95% | UVB 99.95

Width: 200cm and 280cm(Ready to ship)
Weight: 380g/m2 ±5%
Thickness: 0.53mm±5%
Roll Length: 30m
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First, is the blackout curtain harmful to the human body?

2, Sometimes purchased blackout cloth window coverings blackout are some product quality is not qualified. The price of these blackout cloth curtains is generally cheaper. We can also analyze from the price of blackout cloth curtains. The price of the medium price of the general blackout cloth curtain is about 500 yuan. Therefore, when you buy, you must not lose your health for small profits.


3, Experts suggest that, first of all, when buying, we must choose a good quality shading cloth curtain. Products that do not meet the quality requirements are not environmentally friendly blackout cloth curtains, so it is also harmful to human health.

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4, In general, we often see the blackout cloth curtain in order to achieve the effect of shading, the fabric is in two layers or two layers and more. The blackout cloth curtain itself will have a pungent smell after a long time in the sun. If the shading effect is better. Then the more layers of fabric, the more coating.


5, Silver coated shading cloth is a kind of coated shading cloth, the other is flocking shading cloth. They are made of ordinary window coverings blackout fabric by dyeing coating, so as to achieve the effect of shading. In addition, there are many kinds of products of silver-coated blackout cloth. When we analyze the harm of blackout cloth curtains, we must also depend on the specific product.


6, In addition, it is necessary to regularly clean and replace curtains. Shading cloth curtain fabrics generally contain heat free agents, flame retardants, will release formaldehyde, a threat to human health, may cause asthma, leukemia and other diseases. Many manufacturers will add resin and other auxiliary components in the curtain fabric, in the later stages of printing and dyeing, but also need to add a variety of dyes, additives, finishing agents, many of which contain a certain amount of formaldehyde. Therefore, the more complex the color and decorative curtains, the more formaldehyde they contain. In addition, the curtain is close to the window, but also contaminated with a lot of dust and particles, in the indoor poor ventilation and humid environment will breed a large number of bacteria, will destroy the living environment, the safety of the human body poses a hidden danger.

Two, curtain fabric types:

1. Chenille (thicker and harder to clean)

Material: Also known as rope velvet, is a new type of fancy yarn, it is made of two strands of yarn as the core, by twisting the down yarn sandwiched in the middle of spinning.

Advantages: atmosphere, elegance, nobility, can be made into exquisite patterns and patterns; Soft and comfortable to touch; Good drape; Thick texture, good water absorption; Good shading, can keep warm in winter;

Disadvantages: deformation will occur, shrinkage phenomenon after cleaning, and because of the material relationship can not be smooched by ironing, resulting in the curtain fabric velvet, velvet, greatly reducing the ornamental.

2, Flannelette (high-end, ash, not easy to clean)


Material: After being brushed, the surface of the cotton fabric shows a rich fluff. Through the pinhole weaving process done on the surface of the cloth, more fluff is produced, strong three-dimensional sense, high gloss, soft and thick to touch.


Advantages: high-end atmosphere grade, with good air permeability, suspension;


Disadvantages: easy to vacuum, difficult to clean.


3, Linen (the most environmentally friendly, easy to clean)


Material: Woven by linen twist, the surface is not as smooth as chemical fiber and cotton cloth, with vivid convex texture;


Advantages: the most environmentally friendly material; Strong hygroscopicity, good dyeing, not easy to fade; Good heat and sun resistance; Good anti-mold and antibacterial;


Disadvantages: the shading effect is weak, the rigidity is large, the elasticity is poor, it is easy to fold and not easy to recover.

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Look to share with you, the curtain of poor quality of the shade cloth will indeed exist a certain danger, so when we buy curtains, we must pay attention to the quality of our buy, to ensure the quality of our health so that we can ensure our health. Blackout cloth curtains are made of a silver-coated blackout cloth.

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