What You'll Learn
Where to direct your indoor air quality questions You should discuss any questions you have about breathing disorders or other air-quality-related health concerns with your family doctor. You'll find additional information on these topics by contacting the agencies and organizations listed below: Allergy and Asthma Network
800/878-4403 American Lung Association
The association offers homeowners the following publications:
- "Home Control of Allergies and Asthma"
- "Indoor Air Pollution Fact Sheet: Household Products"
- "Moisture Control Tips for Homeowners."
800/727-8462 Asthma Information Center
Journal of the American Medical Association
800/621-8335 Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Clearinghouse
"Home Moisture Problems" U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
The CPSC provides information and fact sheets on specific product and material hazards. Indoor Air Quality Information Clearinghouse
(you can call Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. ET)
The Indoor Air Quality Information Clearinghouse distributes U.S. Environmental Protection Agency publications, answers your questions and makes referrals to other nonprofit and government organizations. The organization offers a wide range of publications related to indoor-air quality, including:
- "The Inside Story: A Guide to Indoor Air Quality"
- "Indoor Air Pollution: An Introduction for Health Professionals"
- "Should You Have the Air Ducts in Your Home Cleaned?"
- "Ozone Generators that are Sold as Air Cleaners"
- "Use and Care of Home Humidifiers"
- "Biological Pollutants in Your Home"
800/428-4326 Honeywell Inc
1985 Douglas Dr.
Golden Valley, MN 55422
800/345-6770 Lennox International
2140 Lake Park Blvd.
Richardson, TX 75080
800/9-LENNOX April Aire
800/334-6011 Research Products
Madison, WI 53701-1467
608/257-8801 Johnson Controls
Milwaukee, WI 53201
414/524-1200 WEB Products, Inc.
11 Lincoln St.
Kansas City, KS 66103