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    • Idling: why it's a problem, and what you can do 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document identifies idling, how air pollution affects health and the environment, and how much fuel it wastes.
    • Nonattainment permitting 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This fact sheet defines nonattainment, and how an area is designated a nonattainment.
    • Nitrogen dioxide & sulfur dioxide 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This fact sheet defines smog and acid rain made up of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen dioxide.
    • Ground-level ozone 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This documents summarizes what ozone is, where ozone can be found, and what can be done to decrease "bad" ozone levels.
    • Lead 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes the solid metal lead, where it can be found, what the health effects are, and what you can do to protect yourself from exposure.
    • Take a break from the exhaust 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This Fact Sheet covers the Take a Break from the Exhaust program which tracks behavior changes in groups of people who are interested in reducing pollution.
    • Radon 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This Fact Sheet defines the radioactive gas Radon, and covers how it can enter the home and the associated health concerns.
    • Ethanol 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes the gasoline additive ethanol. Information includes why people are using ethanol, what the benefits are, and ethanol statistics.
    • Healthy housing: practical tips for your home 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes practical tips for a healthy home. Information includes how to make air cleaner in the home, keeping pollutants out of the home, and how to freshen rooms naturally.
    • Una vivienda saludable: consejos prácticos para su hogar 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes practical tips for a healthy home. Information includes how to make air cleaner in the home, keeping pollutants out of the home, and how to freshen rooms naturally.
    • Carbon monoxide 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes the gas carbon monoxide. Information includes where carbon monoxide can form, what the heath effects are, and how to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning.
    • Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes CFCs. Information includes why they are harmful to the environment, and what people can do to protect the ozone layer.
    • Combustion appliances: got to vent it 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes combustion appliances. Information includes how some appliances can create hazard in the home, how to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning, and what to do if exposed to carbon monoxide.
    • Asbestos 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes the mineral asbestos. Information includes where asbestos can be found, health effects, and how to protect yourself from exposure.
    • Ammonia 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes the corrosive, colorless gas ammonia. Information includes how someone can be exposed to ammonia, the effects, and how to avoid it.
    • Los aparatos de combustión: deben contar con un sistema de ventilación 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04)
      This document describes combustion appliances. Information includes how some appliances can create hazard in the home, how to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning, and what to do if exposed to carbon monoxide.
    • Bed bug guidance for hotel managers 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-05)
      This document describes bed bugs. Information includes how hotels become infested, signs of infestations, and how hotels can prevent them.
    • Bed bugs 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-05)
      This document describes bed bugs. Information includes the life cycle of bed bugs, how to remove them, and how to prevent infestation.
    • Bed bugs 

      Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-05)
      This document describes bed bugs. Information includes the life cycle of bed bugs, how to remove them, and how to prevent infestation.
    • kid-friendly veggies and fruits : 10 tips for making healthy foods more fun for children 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2011-06)
      This sheet encourages children to eat vegetables and fruits by making it fun. Provide healthy ingredients and let kids help with preparation, based on their age and skills. Kids may try foods they avoided in the past if ...