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Paraffin based skin creams - keep away from fire if using these products

12 February 2018

Skin products containing paraffin based ingredients are highly flammable. Items exposed to these products can easily catch fire.

Paraffin based skin creams - keep away from fire if using these products

Tonight's Inside Out Yorkshire and Lincolnshire features an investigative report into the fire risks related to these products. It airs on BBC1 at 7.30pm or you can catch up at a later date on the BBC iplayer.

See the BBC online news story here.

To reduce the risk of fire when using emollients, please read the 'Safety In The Home Advice' section of our website. Click here.

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