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Risk assessment of formaldehyde in typical office buildings in Taiwan

Wu P.C, Li Y.Y., Lee C.C., Chiang C.M., Su H.J.J., 2003
formaldehyde | health | measurement | office building
Bibliographic info: Indoor air 2003, Vol 13, pp 359-363, 2 Tab., 28 Ref.
Languages: English

Field investigations have been conducted for that study in 5 office buildings of Taiwan to assess the risk of formaldehyde exposure for general population.This study demonstrates that the level of formaldehyde emitted from building materials can be affected by climatic conditions such as temperature and relative humidity. Consumers must be protected from exposure and it is urgent to help the industry to develop low emission materials in that part of the world.

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