Indoor Air Pollution

By: Sirjana Baral.

Define indoor air pollution?

Refers to chemical, biological and physical contamination of Indoor air. It may result in adverse health effects
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Define Air Quality?

The degree to which the ambient air is pollution free, assessed by measuring a number of indicators of pollution.
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New Science: Indoor Air Quality

Define Sick Building Synrome?

A condition affecting office workers, typically marked by headaches and respiratory problems, attributed to unhealthy or stressful factors in the working environment such as poor ventilation
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List 5 way we can reduce indoor air pollurion.

1) Don't smoke at inside of house, especially if you have children at home.

2) keep woodstoves and fireplace well maintained.

3) report smoking vehicle's to your local agency.

4) stop using too much spray.

Source: I found this information using the following websites.

Major Indoor Air pollution, Source -How does it get?

Radon-Racks at basement floors.

Tobacco smoke-carbon monoxide tarn the smoke is taken into your blood.

Mold- A food source.

Carbon monoxide-it get inside by burning of various flues and natural gas.

House cleaners-When consumers buy commercial cleaning produce.



Effects-How does it harm people.

Radon-by respiratory lesions.

Tobacco smoke-get cancer,damage lever.

Mold-Cough,Runny nose,Watery, itchy eyes.

carbon monoxide-it can cause by lost consciousness suffocate.

Household cleaners- concentrating inside the household air, and when windows are raised to ventilate while cleaning