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INDOOR AIR QUALITY IMPROVEMENT GUIDE
AIR CLEANER PURIFIER TYPES
AIR FILTERING STRATEGIES
AIR POLLUTANTS, FIND & REDUCE
ALLERGEN TESTS for BUILDINGS
BACKDRAFTING HEATING EQUIPMENT
BUY PRODUCTS for MOLD & ALLERGY CONTROL
CABINETS & COUNTERTOPS
CARPETING & INDOOR AIR QUALITY
COMBUSTION APPLIANCE CONTAMINANTS
EMERGENCY RESPONSE, IAQ, GAS, MOLD
FIRE & SMOKE ODOR REMOVAL
FIREPLACE & WOODSTOVE CONTAMINANTS
GAS EXPOSURE EFFECTS
HUMIDITY CONTROL & TARGETS INDOORS
INDOOR AIR QUALITY IMPROVEMENT, KEY STEPS
INDOOR COMBUSTION PRODUCTS & IAQ
LEAD EXPOSURE HAZARDS INDOORS
ODORS, SMELLS, GASES in BUILDINGS
PARTICLES in INDOOR AIR, CHART
PESTICIDE EXPOSURE HAZARDS
RADON HAZARD TESTS & MITIGATION
UREA FORMALDEHYDE FOAM INSULATION, UFFI
URETHANE FOAM Deterioration, Outgassing
VENTILATION in BUILDINGS
VOCs VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS
Table of combustion products & related indoor air hazards:
Here we provide a table listing common indoor air quality contaminants caused by combustion (heaters, fireplaces, smoking, etc), their sources, effects, typical levels, and steps to reduce exposure.
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The following table lists common indoor air hazards and contaminants generated by combustion such as heating equipment, fireplaces, woodstoves, kerosene heaters, smoking. The table provides, for each contaminant, the name, description, primary household sources, health effects, typical exposure levels, and steps to reduce exposure.
- Adapted with permission from Best Practices Guide to Residential Construction.
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