The sources of home indoor air pollution

The modern age has introduced many a welcomed convenience to our homes. Yet home design, building and decoration materials, household appliances and much more can give off pollution that can add up to a toxic cocktail. Poor human health is now unequivocably linked to poor indoor air quality.

The problem is we can't see air pollution, but we can feel it, whether it be a child's dry cough at night or the development of serious respiratory diseases, even cancers.

The diagram outlines the common air pollutants that are found in modern homes and their sources.

If you're concerned about air pollution in your home or want to find out more, please contact us.

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