WOOD: Allergen or Not An Allergen?

WOOD: Allergen or Not An Allergen?

Not An Allergen (but be wary) Wood While “wood” is not listed in published allergen lists, you might be surprised to learn how often it can be the cause of skin irritations and allergies. Some of the most common culprits are: Paints, finishes, shellac, varnishes; Insecticides sprayed on or near the trees before they are cut …