Contaminant cause

Indoor Air Pollution

Such inefficient cooking and heating practices produce high levels of household (indoor) air pollution which includes a range of health damaging pollutants such as fine particles and carbon monoxide. In poorly ventilated dwellings, smoke in and around the home can exceed acceptable levels for fine particles 100-fold.

Risk Factor
0 effects
Measured in mg

Related to Indoor Air Pollution

Indoor Air Pollution Health Risks

OutcomesEffectEvidenceReferences

Low birth weight Maternity outcome

Strong Increase

Evidence: Low

1 study

Still Birth Maternity outcome
Still Birth
Maternity

Strong Increase

Evidence: High

1 study

Preeclampsia Maternity outcome
Preeclampsia
Maternity

Strong Increase

Needs research

1 study

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