29 Apr '13, 3pm

Learn more about the benefits of low and zero voc paints from this Q&A

“Best Paint” can be a subjective term . As stated in several previous posts here on the Green Home Guide (see links below), it can be difficult to ferret out the actual content of paints as most product MSDS list some components as “proprietary. ” One rule of thumb you can hang your hat on is the posted VOC content. Check out the handy chart that Harold Remlinger included in his post titled "What paints are green? And affordable? " As a contractor/designer and an asthma sufferer, I have used a variety of low and no VOC wall finishes with both high customer satisfaction and no noticeable irritation to me (in winter with doors and windows closed). Those products include: Benjamin Moore Aura and Natura, American Clay, Sherwin Williams Emerald, Mythic, Yolo, and Old Fashion Milk Paint Company. Although I don’t have direct experience with Bioshield, Unearthed Paints and Enviro ...

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