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  MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Breath odor
A fecal odor to the breath (the breath smells like feces) can occur with prolonged vomiting, especially when there is a bowel obstruction.
The breath may have an ammonia-like odor (also described as urine-like or "fishy") in people with chronic kidney failure.
Breath odor persists and there is not an obvious cause (such as smoking or eating odor-causing foods).
www.nlm.nih.gov /medlineplus/ency/article/003058.htm   (624 words)

  
  Odor Rating System Demonstration Project
Odor values of slightly more than 200 were measured at 50 and 100 meters from the barn while at 200 meters the odor value was reduced to a maximum of 100.
The characteristics of an odor plume from a combined odor source (building and manure storage) are shown in Figure 6, where a southwest wind resulted in an odor plume from both sources.
Source odor units assumes that the farm is a point source of odor emission and is some measure of the strength and quantity of odor emitted from the farm.
www.manure.umn.edu /research/odordem/index.htm   (2948 words)

  
  Odor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Odor receptors on the antennae of a Luna moth
Odor is a sensation caused by odorant molecules dissolved in air.
Because of this a objective and analytical measure of odor is impossible.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Odor   (2523 words)

  
 Foot odor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Foot odor is a type of body odor that affects the feet of humans and is characterized by a smell generally regarded as unpleasant.
Brevibacteria are considered a major cause of foot odor, as they ingest dead skin on the feet, especially on the soles and between the toes, converting in the process the amino acid methionine to methanethiol which has a sulfuric aroma.
Reactions to foot odor can vary across cultures; for example, there is less foot odor stigma in countries where shoes are removed upon entering the home (for a more detailed discussion of this topic, see shoes).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Foot_odor   (618 words)

  
 MSW Management | Good Odor Control Means Winning by More Than a Nose
But most odors created in the solid waste industry are the result of something decomposing—food rotting, grass fermenting, or various constituents combining to create the familiar "garbage juice" brew leaking off the back of the trash truck as it dumps at the disposal facility.
The source of an odor is molecules that have a certain chemical configuration and that are light enough to float from the origin points to a receptor.
For a building, the odor neutralization system's design is based on the square footage of the building, the distance from the ceiling to the floor, and the year-round temperature/humidity extremes of the climate where the facility is located.
www.mswmanagement.com /mw_0503_good.html   (0 words)

  
 Vaginal odor: What causes it? - MayoClinic.com
The most common cause of vaginal odor is bacterial vaginosis, resulting from an overgrowth of organisms normally present in the vagina.
The odor — usually a "fishy" smell — may be more obvious after sexual intercourse.
Another common cause of vaginal odor is poor hygiene.
www.mayoclinic.com /health/vaginal-odor/AN00097   (0 words)

  
 OFFSET Odor From Feedlots Setback Estimation Tool   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The amount of odor emitted from a particular farm is a function of animal species, housing types, manure storage and handling methods, the size of the odor sources, and the implementation of odor control technologies.
Odor annoyance-free frequencies of 99%, 98%, 97%, 96%, 94%, and 91% correspond to 7, 15, 22, 29, 44, and 66 hours/month of annoying odors during the months of April through October.
Odors with an intensity of less than 2 are weak or mild odors that are not likely to be annoying.
www.extension.umn.edu /distribution/livestocksystems/DI7680.html   (2256 words)

  
 The Gonzo Corp.
All odors are positively charged gases that float in the air like dust particles.
The Gonzo Odor Eliminators are all natural, odorless, non-toxic volcanic crystals with millions of surfaces and channels containing a negative charge.
The Odor Eliminators act like a magnet does with metal; they attract and hold all odors to keep the air clean and smelling fresh.
www.gonzocorp.com /odor.htm   (333 words)

  
 Investigation of Odor Problems Associated with Wastewater Treatment Facilities in North Carolina
Because a number of factors could be involved in odor generation and in transport of odor emissions to a specific neighborhood, simple regression of odor data to a single factor was not considered to be a valuable measure of correlation.
We hope to couple the odor evaluation data to an atmospheric dispersion model for use in predicting odor impacts in potential new residential developments, and for estimating decreases in source strength that would be necessary for negligible impact in currently affected neighborhoods.
Analysis of the odor data identified the wastewater treatment plant as the major source of odors in affected neighborhoods, which city personnel were not convinced of at the start of the project.
www.ncsu.edu /ncsu/wrri/reports/srs6.html   (2042 words)

  
 Odor Eliminator   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Mist spray is for surface odors such as smells due to an animal laying on your bed (but not having an accident) or cages and airborne odors.
Old and Persistent odors: On carpet, there are three scenarios: (1) the odor source has saturated the carpet but not the pad, (2) the odor source has saturated the carpet and the carpet pad, and (3) the odor source has saturated the carpet, carpet pad and sub floor.
If odor is not completely gone, the spray may not have come in contact with all of the odor source.
www.midwestbloodhoundrescue.com /odoreliminator.htm   (2035 words)

  
 Odor Testing by 1 Source Safety and Health, Inc.
Odors can be perceived with olfactory senses even when the contaminant concentration cannot be detected by sensitive analytical instrumentation.
The release of an intermittent odor from an indoor cause and source is generally regulated by a change in its pathway(s) and driving force(s).
In order to assist in the resolution of odor issues, it is beneficial to gather some information first to assist in determining what types of sampling and where the sampling needs to be conducted within the facility.
www.1ssh.com /IAQ_MGMT_Consulting/OdorSurveysAssessments.htm   (1150 words)

  
 Odor Mitigation
Odors generated in animal facilities that are intense and detectable at appreciable distances all travel as aerosols (Hammond et al., 1981).
Because the odor source is near the ground and the tendency of the plume is to travel along the ground (Takle, 1983).
The use of shelterbelts for odor mitigation, and the diffusion of this technology to livestock producers as well as communities affected by odor issues, faces several barriers to fruition.
www.forestry.iastate.edu /res/odor_mitigation.html   (1569 words)

  
 House odor - Plumbing - BBS - BobVila.com
When opening the clean-out to the septic, there is no odor whatever coming from the clean-out, and no odor outside the house.
The odor seems to occur in the closet that houses the hot water tank and one of our central units for heating and AC on the lower floor.
The washer is at the opposite end of the house from the septic where the odor originates and is strongest.
www.bobvila.com /BBS/House_odor-Plumbing-1-F1935.html   (408 words)

  
 Stain & Odor
Body odors of the dog are eliminated by preventing the odor molecule from forming a gas.
The odor molecules are prevented from forming a gas; without a gas there is no odor.
Equalizer Carpet Stain and Odor scientifically formulated for veterinary use to remove organic stains and odors associated with pets, such as those caused by urine, feces, vomit, fresh blood and food.
www.allivet.com /Stain-Odor-s/126.htm   (348 words)

  
 Questions about Odor Destroyer - Dry
Odor Destroyer - Dry's use is not limited to yard odors.
Furthermore, unlike hydrated lime, Odor Destroyer - Dry is not toxic, caustic or hazardous to use.
Odor Destroyer - Dry dries the wet areas absorbing approximately 60% by weight of moisture.
www.odordestroyer.com /pet-odor/Questions_about_Odor_Destroyer_-_Dry.html   (546 words)

  
 Menstrual odor at the Museum of Menstruation and Women's Health
(1975) described a study which concluded that "the odors of human vaginal secretions vary in both intensity and pleasantness across the stages of the menstrual cycle." Men were asked to rate both the intensity and pleasantness of odors arising from used tampons from consecutive phases of the menstrual cycle.
The odor was extracted from the axillary region (the armpit!) of a female donor with a history of a very regular menstrual cycle.
Odor collection involved having the donor wear 4X4 cotton pads under her arms for 24 hours.
www.mum.org /Odor.htm   (3106 words)

  
 Odor Control Solutions: About Triad
Odor abatement has become an issue for many municipalities, manufacturing facilities, and the fuel industry in the past few years.
Offensive odors emitting from these facilities are objectionable to those who work in the facility and those who live in the nearby community.
Triad Industries has been effective in odor reduction at a variety of facilities including: wastewater treatment plants, waste lagoons, lift stations, fuel transfer stations, asphalt plants, prisons, foundries, veterinary clinics, compost facilities, paper mills, smoke damage remediation, and super fund sites.
www.odorsolutions.com /about.html   (660 words)

  
 odor control, Odor Control, ODOR CONTROL, odor control, Odor Control, ODOR CONTROL, odor removal, Odor Removal, ODOR ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In rooms where the odor is present but you do not know where it is coming from, you can place small amounts of Odor Killer in cups or soak cotton balls and place them out.
This is an aerosol which works by dismantling all odor molecules so that they "fall apart" and are not perceived as offensive in their broken down components.
The Odor Eraser is used in small machines which run off batteries and releases a 1 second blast of aerosol every 7, 17 or 25 minutes depending on how you set it.
www.bugspray.com /articles98/odor.html   (3976 words)

  
 remove cat urine odor carpet, remove pet odors, dog urine removal
Pet urine odor, cat urine odor, dog urine odor, human urine odors, stains, feces, and vomit accidents in your carpets, floors, walls, mattress and upholstery are not a problem for the homeowner anymore.
Odor Free Kit to be extremely easy to use, and very effective in eliminating the stains and odors from our pet stains.
Well, about a year ago I was reading a parenting magazine at the doctors office, and the 123 Odor Free Kit was mentioned by one of the readers as a great stain remover when her kids spilled grape juice on the carpet.
www.justrite.com   (0 words)

  
 Pet Odor Removal Products: Eliminate pet odors like cat and dog urine quickly and permanently.: Pet Odor Removal ...
Whether your problem is cat spray in the carpet, dog odors in your rugs, or pet odors on your leather couch, Odor Destroyer will remove the odor permanently while leaving behind the fresh scent of your choice.
Odor Destroyer is not a simple air freshener designed to cover the smell with a stronger scent.
The fragrances in Odor Destroyer are present only to leave your home smelling fresh while the active ingredients neutralize the source of the odor.
www.odordestroyer.com   (0 words)

  
 Odor Eliminator for Pet Odor, Musty Smells, Carpet Odors & Stain Removal
It's not a perfume or "masker" that just tries to cover up odors, but an ODOR ELIMINATOR that is powered by a revolutionary formula that eliminates odors anywhere and on any surface.
From smoke odors to pet odors (cat and dog urine odors included), musty odors to kitchen odors - you can count on ForceOut to remove odors at their source.
See why removing odors has never been so easy and so complete...because when ForceOut eliminates an odor, you shouldn't have to smell anything...
www.forceoutproducts.com   (0 words)

  
 Industrial odor control web scrubber equipment for clean emissions
Because some odors are detectable below 1 ppm, Tri-Mer odor control systems function at efficiencies of 99% and higher.
for the odor control system will be less than 0.05 ppb, which is within the range of reported odor threshold concentrations known to us.
for the odor control system will be less than 16 ppb, which is the lowest reported odor threshold concentration known to us.
www.tri-mer.com /odor_control_systems.html   (600 words)

  
 Odor Elimination, Epoleon NnZ, Epoleon N7C, Odor Genie
Dual Odor Eliminator is a combination hand-held fogger and odor bomb; combine with other odor control products for quick odor elimination, fresh scent.
will eliminate any odors emitted which are organic, such as dead rats or other animals, smoke, urine (especially cat urine) or garbage.
Can be used with odor eliminating air fresheners and also used to dispense Purge III pyrethrin aerosols for fly control, flying insect control indoors.
www.pestproducts.com /odor_elimination.htm   (282 words)

  
 MSW Management -- Odor Control: Going the Extra Mile
Odor impacts can be determined using atmospheric dispersion modeling to estimate concentrations that are likely to be found at the perimeter of a site and in the surrounding community.
Odor complaints are down, and the California Resource Recovery Association intends to showcase the facility at its annual meeting in Sacramento in July.
Odor control can be as simple and inexpensive as applying masking chemicals or as expensive as installing sophisticated scrubbers.
www.forester.net /msw_0003_odor.html   (3191 words)

  
 Odor index: A new tool to help minimize odor problems
A Penn State-led team of environmental engineers has developed an Odor Index, a standardized, instrument-based process to rate the "smelliness" of an air sample and identify the offending chemical components in it so that they can be removed or controlled at the source of the emission.
Striebig says, "Air sampling and calculating Odor Indexes three times over the past year at this facility showed that it is producing a Class A biosolid end-product and that the means being used there to control odors are effective.
Odor Index development is supported by grants and contracts from the Environmental Protection Agency Regions 2 and 3, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.
www.eurekalert.org /pub_releases/2002-04/ps-oia043002.php   (530 words)

  
 Odor Stop
Odor StopĀ® is an allergy free filter that leaves no respiratory irritants in the air as other deodorizers do.
Odors such as ammonia and hydrogen sulfide, when released into the atmosphere are irritating and damaging when prolonged exposure occurs.
Odor StopĀ® is made from a group of naturally occurring minerals, which have been used for years for purification and various types of pollution control.
www.ecsintl.com /savings/bkproducts/prod06.htm   (1967 words)

  
 Odor Control   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Odor Buster is a natural feed additive for odor reduction.
Odor Buster is biodegradable and environmentally safe to use.
Odor Buster Liquid can be used in liquid feeds, water system medicators or sprayed directly on animal wastes (manure, litter) to reduce odors and help decompose sludge.
www.jhbiotech.com /animal_products/odor_control.htm   (299 words)

  
 Odor Genie FAQ, Odor Control, Chemical Free
Odor Genie is a natural crystalline mineral that eliminates odors through a process called Cation Exchange Capacity or "CEC." Odor Genie has a super negative ion charge.
Organic odors with a positive ion charge: pet, urine, vomit, feces, garbage, beer, smoke from tobacco and wood, ammonia, mildew, all forms of decomposition, sewage, carbon dioxide, Freon, formaldehyde, ethylene, nitrogen, methyl alcohol, helium and many more.
When the cat urine odor re-occurs, vacuum this area and re-apply the powder, brushing it in to the nap of the carpet again.
www.kill-fireants.com /odor_genie_faq.htm   (1228 words)

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