Experts are now warning that gas stoves are ‘suddenly’ causing children and young adults to suffer fatal heart attacks.
According to Biden administration officials, the banning of gas stoves has now become one of their top priorities after experts warned that their use is not only dangerous to human health but also contributes to ‘man-made climate change.’
Thepostmillennial.com reports: According to Bloomberg, US Consumer Product Safety Commission Commissioner Richard Trumka Jr said, “This is a hidden hazard” and “Any option is on the table. Products that can’t be made safe can be banned.”
Bloomberg reports that “peer-reviewed research published last month” connected 12 percent of asthma cases in American children to emissions from gas stoves. Biden’s US Consumer Product Safety Commission is considering regulating gas stoves as a response.
John Hasson pointed out on Twitter that one of the primary studies cited by Bloomberg did a study of only 53 homes that were all located in California.
The World Health Organization and the Environmental Protection Agency have claimed that gas stoves emit gasses such as carbon monoxide and nitrogen dioxide at levels that are “unsafe and linked to respiratory illness, cardiovascular problems, cancer, and other health conditions.”
Brady Seals, who works for the climate change activist “nonprofit clean energy” group RMI in their “carbon-free buildings program” co-authored one of the referenced studies.
Seals said, “By having a gas connection, we are polluting the insides of our homes.”
In December of 2021, then-NYC Mayor Bill DeBlasio signed a law mandating that newly constructed buildings in NYC ban gas stoves.
Representative Don Beyer of Virginia and Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey have reached out to the Biden administration and said gas stoves have a disproportionate effect on “Black, Latino and low-income households.”