Concentrations and Strengths of Formaldehyde and Acetaldehyde in Office Buildings in Bangkok, Thailand

Concentrations and Strengths of Formaldehyde and Acetaldehyde in Office Buildings in Bangkok, Thailand


English :
Exposure to aldehydes can have adverse health effects. Formaldehyde, the most abundant airborne aldehyde, is also a human carcinogen. This study investigated concentrations and strengths of formaldehyde and acetaldehyde in 12 office buildings in Bangkok, Thailand. Sampling was conducted during March and April 2008. Air samples were collected at ? 0.7-0.9 L