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Indoor Air quality

When calling Public Health, be prepared to talk about the following:

  • Symptoms, e.g., nausea, eye irritation, burning or stinging eyes, respiratory problems, nasal congestion or running nose, dizziness, headache, and others.
  • In which room or rooms do these symptoms usually occur?
  • Do you feel better after leaving the suspected area?
  • At what time of day do these symptoms usually occur?
  • Are there any new events or changes in your home environment that began within a month of the start of your symptoms, e.g., new carpeting, new construction, addition of gas heating, cooking or clothes dryer?

Go to Specific Indoor Air Quality Problems

Reporting a Problem

The following list will help you contact the agency that would best be able to address your concern:

Key Contacts
Wisconsin State Occupational Health Lab: (608) 224-6210

(608) 266-4821
Email: Public Health

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