Eye irritation caused by formaldehyde as an indoor air pollution--a controlled human exposure experiment.

@article{Yang2001EyeIC,
  title={Eye irritation caused by formaldehyde as an indoor air pollution--a controlled human exposure experiment.},
  author={Xiaohui Yang and Yi-Heng Percival Zhang and Da Chen and W. G. Chen and Rui Bai Wang},
  journal={Biomedical and environmental sciences : BES},
  year={2001},
  volume={14 3},
  pages={
          229-36
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The present study focuses on health assessment of wood based panels which are widely used in interior decoration practices over the recent years in China. Formaldehyde has been identified as chemical indicator of (IAO) and an indoor air pollutant. To test its health effects experiment was undertaken. METHOD A small environmental test chamber (60/L) was used as the generator of emission gas from new panels, and was operating at a temperature of 22.7 +/- 0.6 degrees C and a humidity… CONTINUE READING