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Wood allergies?


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I've not worked with exotics--plenty of species in this state to work with.

I've discovered that Juniper (aka Cedar to most Texans) and ERC dust and shavings elicit a robust skin reaction on me. Kind of puzzling since I grew up in Central Texas where Juniper is rampant. It's ok, the Cedar smell is good for a little while--until I start sneezing, then it has to GO!
Black Walnut is handled with care, it does cause respiratory issues if I'm not careful.
That Cedar makes me cough and sneeze but thankfully nothing else.