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The guidelines are targeted at public health professionals involved in prevent-
ing health risks of environmental exposures as well as specialists and authorities
involved in the design and use of buildings, indoor materials and products. The
guidelines are based on the accumulated scientific knowledge available at the
time of their development. They have the character of recommendations. Nev-
ertheless, countries may wish to use the guidelines as a scientific basis for legally