Laundry drying 'a risk to health'
2 November 2012 Last updated at 05:12 GMT
Drying laundry in the home poses a health risk to those prone to asthma, hay fever and other allergies, according to new research.
A study carried out by the Mackintosh School of Architecture found that many homes had too much moisture indoors.
Up to a third of this moisture was attributed to drying laundry.
BBC Scotland health correspondent Eleanor Bradford reports.