FORMALDEHYDE VAPOR IN MOBILE HOMES: A CROSS SECTIONAL SURVEY OF CONCENTRATIONS AND IRRITANT EFFECTS

Sixty-five Wisconsin mobile home households volunteered for an assessment of indoor formaldehyde gas. Sixty-one teenage and adult occupants completed health questionnaires. Formaldehyde concentrations ranged from less than 0.10 to 0.80 ppm, with the risk of ocular discomfort showing a positive dose-response relationship.

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    American Public Health Association

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  • Authors:
    • Hanrahan, L P
    • Dally, K A
    • Anderson, H A
    • Kanarek, M S
    • Rankin, J
  • Publication Date: 1984-9

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  • Accession Number: 00393856
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-037 708
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 31 1985 12:00AM