Air Quality of American Homes

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Science  14 Jan 1972:
Vol. 175, Issue 4018, pp. 173-175
DOI: 10.1126/science.175.4018.173


In a survey of particulate fallout in homes it was found that there is a relation between pollution inside and outside a home. The level inside the home also depends on the location of the home (urban, suburban, or rural). Bathrooms and kitchens show heavier particle fallout than living rooms or bedrooms.