Sources of formaldehyde, other aldehydes and terpenes in a new manufactured house.

  title={Sources of formaldehyde, other aldehydes and terpenes in a new manufactured house.},
  author={Alfred T. Hodgson and David Beal and Jer McIlvaine},
  journal={Indoor air},
  volume={12 4},
Formaldehyde, less volatile aldehydes, and terpene hydrocarbons are generally the predominant air contaminants in new manufactured and site-built houses. This study was conducted to identify the major sources of these compounds in a typically constructed, new manufactured house and to evaluate several source reduction practices. Specimens of materials used within the house were collected. These were individually pre-conditioned for 19 +/- 4 days, and tested for emissions of formaldehyde and… 

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