More information about the temperature and carbon monoxide measurements made 4 ft above the floor from the living room, hallway, open bedroom, and closed bedroom are included in the table. Below, use the floor plan of the structure to explore 360° video captured during the experiment!
Table 1: Peak Values Prior to Suppression @ 4 ft Above the Floor
|Room||Temperature (deg. F)||
Carbon Monoxide (ppm)
|Impact of Carbon Monoxide Inhalation*|
|Hallway||750||10,000||Fatal within 1-3 minutes|
|Open Bedroom||500||6,000||Headache, dizziness and nausea within 1-2 minutes. Fatal within 10-15 minutes.|
|Closed Bedroom||100||600||Dizziness, nausea and convulsions within 45 minutes. Fatal within 2-3 hours.|
*Source: Iowa State University - Department of Agriculture and Biosystems Engineering
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