Indoor Air Quality & Mold


Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) refers to the air quality within and around buildings and structures, especially as it relates to the health and comfort of building occupants. Understanding and controlling common pollutants indoors can help reduce your risk of indoor health concerns.

Common symptoms of IAQ problems include: 

  • Allergic reactions
  • Asthma
  • Headaches
  • Sinus/breathing difficulties
  • Skin irritation

Pollutants Inside the Home

There are numerous pollutants inside your home that may cause IAQ issues: 

  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Carbon Monoxide
  • Mold
  • Volatile Organic Compounds

Primary Sources of Indoor Air Pollution


City of Flagstaff Environmental Management Program staff respond to IAQ issues and conduct annual IAQ screenings in all City facilities. Additional information can be found in the following links:

Further Links & Information