Environmental Tobacco Smoke -- Indoor Air Pollutants — Where to Find Them and What to Do

Cigarette, Pipe, and Cigar Smoke

Sources:

• Exhaled from lungs of smokers while smoking in the house.

Remedies:

• Stop smoking in the house — the only really healthy choice.

• Create a separate smoking room, with its own ventilation system and air seals to keep the smoke from spreading throughout the house.

• Install an effective ventilation system with a supply of outside air and a particulate filter.

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