VOC - Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) are liquids or solids that contain organic carbon (carbon bonded to carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, or sulfur, but not carbonate carbon as in CaCO3 nor carbide carbon as in CaC2 or CO or Co2), which vaporize at significant rates. VOC are probably the second most widespread and diverse class of emissions after particulates. Although some VOCs are emitted from large sources most are emitted from small sources like automobiles, bottles, or fingernail polish remover, spray paint cans, solvent ...

Odor and Voc Control Handbook 1998, McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780070525238