13 Oct '11, 6pm

Indoor air care solutions - Mother Nature Network

Indoor air care solutions - Mother Nature Network

Volatile organic compounds (VOCs ) are chemicals found in building materials, furnishings, office equipment, cleaning supplies, air fresheners and many other common products. Combustion pollutants come from heat sources or fuel-burning appliances like wood stoves, water heaters and dryers and include both particles and odorless, colorless gases. Among these gases are nitrogen dioxide, which causes irritation and shortness of breath, and deadly carbon monoxide, which interferes with the delivery of oxygen to the body. Radon is a radioactive gas that occurs naturally in the soil; it is the top cause of lung cancer among non-smokers and the second-leading cause of lung cancer overall. Secondhand smoke is a well-known indoor pollutant that is particularly dangerous to children, causing respiratory illness, cancer and increased risk of ear infections and Sudden Infant Death Syn...

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/health/healthy-spaces/stories/indoor-a...

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hes.lbl.gov 25 Oct '11, 5pm

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