Aico Carbon Monoxide Alarm Ei208
Aico Carbon Monoxide Alarm Ei208 with Free Standard Delivery in the UK
- Lithium battery powered (sealed in)
- Memory feature shows last recorded Carbon Monoxide level
- 5 Year Guarantee
- 3rd Party Accredited by BSI to BS EN 50291-1: 2010
Carbon Monoxide is a killer.
It's a poisonous gas that's colourless, odourless, and tasteless. Exposure to low levels of Carbon Monoxide
can lead to headaches and nausea. High levels can cause death within minutes.
Carbon Monoxide is a bi-product of any fossil fuel burning process so there are a number of possible sources:
But it's not just limited to those sources shown on the left - any fossil fuel burning appliance can be a source of Carbon Monoxide:
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Even if appliances are serviced regularly, a problem could still occur between services resulting in Carbon Monoxide being leaked into the home. Here are a few statistics that will set the alarm bells ringing:
However, incidents of Carbon Monoxide poisoning are often unrecorded as they can easily be misdiagnosed – low level exposure to Carbon Monoxide results in symptoms similar to flu. Due to this the actual number of poisoning incidents is almost certainly much higher than the figures shown above.
So how can you protect against it? Simple – fit Aico Carbon Monoxide alarms