Respiratory Illness

Air Pollution and Respiratory Illnesses Air quality plays a large role in respiratory health. Poor air quality can have a wide range of potential heal...
April 8, 2019

Carbon Monoxide (CO)

What is Carbon Monoxide? Carbon Monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless gas produced by burning fuels such as gasoline, wood, propane, or charcoal. Too...
April 1, 2019

Smog

What is Smog? Smog, a combination of “smoke” and “fog”, is a type of severe air pollution that affects visibility. There are several different types o...
March 24, 2019

Off-Gassing

What is Off-gassing? Off-gassing is a process in which common household products or appliances release airborne chemicals —known as volatile organic c...
March 19, 2019

Sick Building Syndrome (SBS)

What is Sick Building Syndrome? Sick Building Syndrome (SBS) is a medical condition in which occupants of a building experience problems with health a...
March 17, 2019

Building-Related Illness

What Are Building-Related Illnesses? Building-Related Illnesses (BRI) are diseases that are directly caused by air related problems and poor indoor en...
March 16, 2019

Permissible Exposure Limits

 
January 28, 2019

Lung Cancer

What is Lung Cancer? Lung cancer starts when damaged cells in the lung mutate and develop into tumors. As these tumors grow and multiply, they undermi...
January 20, 2019