Polycycle Organic Matter (POM)
What is polycyclic organic matter (POM)?
POM is a term of Polycyclic organic matter defines a broad class of compounds. POM compounds are formed primarily from combustion and are present in the atmosphere in particulate form. Sources of air emissions are diverse.
What are the signs of polycyclic organic matter?
- Cigarette Smoke
- Vehicle exhaust
- Home heating
- Wood Burning
- Road paving
Is polycyclic organic matter (POM) a problem?
POM can be a problem when exposed, they are several health risks including cancer.