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How Can I Find Answers to Questions I Have About Indoor Air Quality?

  1. Use our Frequently Asked Questions Database
  2. Look through our publications online - www.epa.gov/iaq/pubs/index.html

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How Do I Order Publications?

View Frequent Questions / Ask a Question

Search frequently asked questions or submit your own question or comment in our Frequent Questions Database.  In addition to questions and answers relating to indoor environments, you may use this database to find information on any of our topic areas (click on the icon for a list of IAQ topics with their descriptions, for example, Asthma, Radon, IAQ Tools for Schools, Mold, Smoke-free Homes, IAQ Design Tools for Schools, and General Indoor Air Quality Issues).  You can also use this database to subscribe to any new information or updated information relating to any of the topics that may be posted on our website.

View an alphabetical list of all EPA Hotlines and Clearinghouses - www.epa.gov/epahome/hotline.htm 

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Indoor Air Quality Information (IAQ INFO) Hotline
P.O. Box 37133
Washington, DC 20013-7133
(703) 356-5386 (fax)

Call-back service that operates Monday to Friday from 9a.m. to 5p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST).

Asthma No Attacks Hotline
1-866-NO-ATTACKS (1-866-662-8822)
www.noattacks.org exiting epa

If you would like to speak with an asthma expert, contact one of the toll free hotlines below.

Allergy and Asthma Network *Mothers of Asthmatics www.aanma.org exiting epa

American Lung Association
www.lungusa.org exiting epa
Visit this site to obtain phone numbers for local chapters.

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America www.aafa.org exiting epa
1-800-727-8462, 7 a.m. - midnight

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Smoke-free Home Pledge Hotline
1-866 SMOKE-FREE (1-866-766-5337)

Call our toll-free Smoke-free Home Pledge Hotline at 1-866-SMOKE-FREE (1-866-766-5337)

Once you pledge online, you can print out a certificate saying you made your home smoke-free. You can also receive a Smoke-Free Home Kit by mail that includes the certificate plus:

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The National Safety Council's Radon Hotline
1-800-767-RADON (1-800-767-7236)
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The National Safety Council's Radon Hotline 1-800-767-RADON [1-800-767-7236] provides an informational recording 24 hours a day. Through this automated system, callers can order a brochure on radon by leaving their name and address. The brochure contains information on ordering a low-cost short-term test kit.  

In addition, callers are advised to call 1-800-55-RADON [1-800-557-2366] to speak with an information specialist.  You may also write via airqual@nsc.org . They are available to assist callers between 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. eastern time on business days. Information specialists can answer specific questions and mail free, single copies of many radon documents.  More radon information from the National Safety Council is available at www.nsc.org exiting epa

Spanish Radon Hotline

Spanish speakers may call 1-866-528-3187 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to order a low-cost radon test kit, speak with an information specialist about radon, or order radon pamphlets.

Línea de información sobre el radón

Llame libre de cargos al 1-866-528-3187 durante las horas de 9:00 a.m. y las 5:00 p.m. hora del este para ordenar panfletos gratis, hablar con un especialista en radón, o para ordenar las pruebas para detectar radón a bajo costo.

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How Do I Order Publications?

You can order Indoor Air Quality publications from EPA's National Service Center for Environmental Publications (NSCEP):

P.O. Box 42419
Cincinnati, OH 45242-0419
Website: www.epa.gov/nscep
Phone:  1-800-490-9198
Fax:  (301) 604-3408
E-mail:  nscep@bps-lmit.com

NSCEP operates a Toll-free phone service for EPA Publication Assistance with live customer service representative assistance Monday through Friday from 9:00am-5:30pm eastern time.  Voice Mail is available after operating hours.  You can fax or e-mail your publication requests.  For technical assistance with NSCEP web pages, write to: nscep_nepis.tech@epa.gov

Please use the EPA Document Number, which is usually bolded or highlighted, when ordering from NSCEP.  See our list of publications at www.epa.gov/iaq/pubs

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