INDOOR AIR POLLUTION
and the reason it is destroying us without notice
What is Indoor Air Pollution?
Indoor air pollution is the harmful contaminants in the air of your own home.
Cause and Effect
Indoor air pollution can cause many health issues and is the result of about 2.2 million deaths yearly. It is actually a problem in not only your home but the work place as well, this is called sick building syndrome. Sick building syndrome is respiratory problems cause by poor ventilation.
Major Air Pollutants
Particulate Matter Carbon Monoxide Nitrogen Oxides Sulfur Dioxide Lead
Reducing the Pollution
Very simple things can be done to reduce air pollution and one of those ways is just to conserve energy. Turning of lights and things along those lines. Using more efficient light bulbs is also another way. You could also try combining errands so that you make less trips. One last thing you could do is start to use more environmental friendly cleaners and hand powered items.