The training manual Carbon Monoxide: A Clear and Present Danger is available. Section 1 explains what carbon monoxide (CO) is, how CO is produced, health effects of CO exposure, how to respond to an alarm, basic testing procedures, code compliance, and exposure standards. Section 2 provides an in-depth explanation of combustion analysis and troubleshooting and remediation of CO production for gas- and oil-fired equipment. Section 3 discusses how building pressures affect the distribution of carbon monoxide. Educators and trainers can obtain an instructor's guide for the manual.
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