Indoor air pollution.

Author(s) : SAMET J., SPENGLER J.

Type of article: Article


Bibliographical study of indoor pollution in developed countries with, for each class of pollutant, sources, concentrations, effects on health and prevention measures. The topics studied are the following ones: combustion products ; volatile organic compounds, formic aldehyde ; asbestos ; radon and lung cancer risks ; infectious or allergy biological agents ; lung pathologies due to passive smoking, to nitrogen dioxide or to smoke of wood fires ; syndrome of entirely air-conditioned buildings.


  • Original title: Indoor air pollution.
  • Record ID : 1993-0415
  • Languages: English
  • Source: J. occup. Health Saf., Aust. N. Z. - vol. 7 - n. 2
  • Publication date: 1991/04


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