ILO Home
Go to the home page
Site map | Contact us Français | Español

CISDOC database

Document ID (ISN)77589
CIS number 01-1790
Year 2000
Convention or series no. NTP 549-2000
Author(s) Berenguer Subils M.J., Bernal Domínguez F.
Title Carbon dioxide levels as an indicator of indoor air quality
Original title El dióxido de carbono en la evaluación de la calidad del aire interior [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, Ediciones y Publicaciones, c/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain, 2000. 6p. Illus. 6 ref.
Abstract This information note concerns the determination of carbon dioxide (CO2) as an indicator of the quality of indoor air quality. Contents: characteristics of carbon dioxide; CO2 as air contaminant; CO2 as indicator of ambient odour due to bio-effluents; measurement of ventilation flow based on the determination of ambient CO2; other information concerning ventilation that can be derived from a determination of ambient CO2.
Descriptors (primary) Spain; determination in air; premises and workplaces; carbon dioxide
Descriptors (secondary) ventilation systems; toxic atmosphere detection; data sheet; breathing atmosphere
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Carbon dioxide
Inorganic substances