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Carbon Monoxide (CO)

Carbon Monoxide (CO) is a colourless, odourless and tasteless gas which is a by-product from the incomplete combustion of any fuel which contains carbon. Industrial processes contribute to CO pollution concentrations, but the principle source of CO in most urban areas, such as Hong Kong, is the automobile.

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