Sources of Indoor Air Pollution: Carbon Monoxide (CO)


Subject:
Pollution , Pollutants & Toxic Substances , Carbon Monoxide , Air Pollution

Description:
Fact sheet on the dangers of carbon monoxide (CO), which is "an odorless, colorless and toxic gas" that "can kill you before you are aware it is in your home." Topics include sources of CO (such as leaking chimneys and furnaces, and backdrafting from wood stoves and fireplaces), health effects, and guidelines for reducing exposure to CO. From the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Publisher:
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.epa.gov/iaq/co.html


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