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Carbon monoxide.

Carbon monoxide.

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Published by U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carbon monoxide -- Toxicology

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesProduct safety fact sheet -- no. 13.
    ContributionsU.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17594119M
    OCLC/WorldCa7142294


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This new book, Carbon Monoxide Toxicity, which complements the first book, was released in by CRC Press. Most of the chapter contributors are different from those in tbe first text. Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colourless, non-irritant, odourless and tasteless toxic gas. It is produced by the incomplete combustion of carbonaceous fuels such as wood, petrol, coal, natural gas and kerosene.

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RTECS No. FG DOT ID & Guide. (cryogenic liquid) Formula. Conversion. 1 ppm = mg/m 3. IDLH. ppm See: Exposure Limits. Carbon monoxide (CO) is a gas that has no odor or color.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxvi, pages: illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm: Contents: Introduction to and overview of the field / David G. Penney --Exposure to ambient and microenvironmental concentrations of carbon monoxide / Peter G. Flachsbart --Carbon monoxide build-up in houses and small volume enclosures /.

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Carbon monoxide combines with hemoglobin to form carboxyhemoglobin at any or all of the oxygen-binding sites of hemoglobin, and also acts to increase the stability of the bond between hemoglobin and oxygen, reducing the ability of the hemoglobin molecule to release oxygen bound to other oxygen-binding sites.

The overall result is a decrease in. Carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless gas that is very stable and has a life of 2–4 months in the atmosphere (Wark et al., ). Like organic compounds, it is formed when fuel is not burned completely. It is a component of motor vehicle exhaust, which contributes about 53% of all CO emissions nationwide (including CO from wildfires.

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Carbon monoxide (CO) is a stable oxide of carbon that is produced when there is partial oxidation of carbon-containing compounds. It was discovered in the s that CO can be endogenously produced in the body by heme oxygenase (HO) metabolism of heme to produce CO, iron, and biliverdin.

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