|Document ID (ISN)||61231|
|Convention or series no.
||Leslie G.B., Lunau F.W.
||Indoor air pollution. Problems and priorities
||Cambridge University Press, The Edinburgh Building, Cambridge CB2 2RU, United Kingdom, 1992. xi, 329p. Index. Illus. Bibl.ref. Price: GBP 45.00; USD 84.95.
||Contents of this manual: introduction to indoor air pollution problems; the perception of indoor air quality; legionella; bacteria, fungi and other micro-organisms; the oxides of nitrogen; mineral fibres; radon; formaldehyde; hazards from solvents, pesticides and PCBs; vegetable dusts and lung disease; danders, etc. from domestic and laboratory animals; environmental tobacco smoke; industrial environments; extremely low frequency electromagnetic radiation; contributions from outdoor pollutants; ventilation for control of airborne pollutants. Each chapter covers exposure levels, sources of pollution and routes of uptake, health effects, control measures and regulatory guidelines.
||health engineering; health hazards; atmospheric pollution
||toxic effects; air sampling; carcinogens; extrinsic allergic alveolitis; electromagnetic radiation; radon; polychlorinated biphenyls; nitrogen oxides; experimental animals; microorganisms; bacteria; asbestos; dander; fungi; passive smoking; byssinosis; allergies; pesticides; legionellosis; asthma; lung diseases; respiratory diseases; mineral fibres; organic dust; solvents; manuals; sick building syndrome; limitation of exposure; ventilation; hazard evaluation; legislation; formaldehyde
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Sick building syndrome