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Document ID (ISN)66700
CIS number 96-1080
ISSN - Serial title 0705-0577 - Objectif prévention
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Lavoie J.
Title Microbiological decontamination of ventilation systems
Original title La décontamination microbienne des systèmes de ventilation [in French]
Bibliographic information Winter 1993, Vol.16, No.4, p.30-32. 15 ref.
Abstract Contents of this article: origin of bioaerosols in indoor air; contribution of bioaerosols to indoor air quality; effects on health; decontamination techniques; case study of an industrial-scale laundry serving about 30 Quebec hospitals.
Descriptors (primary) mechanical ventilation; ventilation systems; microbial pollution; biological hazards; pollution control
Descriptors (secondary) Canada; Quebec; description of technique; case study; laundries
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceCanada
Subject(s) Heating, ventilation and climate
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Biological hazards
Air pollution
Pollution control
Environmental pollution