Why does silicone turn black?
The blackening of the silicone is a result of its appearance Mold or mildew They are born as a major consequence of moisture and therefore can easily affect the edges of the tub / shower or around the sink. They also occur in hot, high temperature environments, where they cause these fungi to develop.
In addition to being a cosmetic problem, mold on silicone seals can be a health problem for our family as it can cause allergic reactions and worsen certain breathing problems. That is why it is important to clean the dirty silicone as soon as possible.