Chlorine bleach, or sodium hypochlorite, is a lung and
If mixed with ammonia
or acid-based cleaners (including vinegar
), chlorine bleach releases toxic chloramine gas. Short-term exposure to this gas may cause mild asthmatic symptoms or more serious respiratory problems.
(Source: Washington Toxics Coalition)
You could try the following remedies.
To be on the safe side, don't mix chlorine bleach with anything -- or just avoid chlorine bleach altogether.