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Unformatted text preview: y friendlier paints. New carpet and furniture also
possess VOC's.. that "new car smell".. is all VOC's!
Indoor Air Pollution Example: Radon
Mostly a problem in the Northeast. Granite rocks emit radon naturally. Radon builds up in airtight
basements. Extended exposure can cause nasal cancers, but exact level controversial.
Compromise between saving on heating $$ and exposure to radon. Test kits are available. MEASUREMENTS
Know the fundamental SI units for:
Know ALL the metric prefixes! (pico (p) is missing from your book it is 1x10-12 )
All English – Metric conversions will be given on exams.
Be able to convert (you wont be given these):
between different metric prefixes
between feet and inches
between Celsius and Kelvin
Also, know this: One cubic centimeter is the SAME as one milliliter: 1...
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This note was uploaded on 02/26/2014 for the course CH 304k taught by Professor Walker during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Spring '08