Table 4

Estimated maximum permissible amounts of indirect moxa per treatment and limits per item

CO2CONO2TVOCsLimitMean weightLimit (g)
A9623.314.614.60.1482.16
B12024.719.619.60.0821.61
C16032.337.932.30.1284.13
D12018.320.118.30.122.20
E16024.716.616.60.1151.91
F12018.331.118.30.1352.47
Average19.952.41
  • A to F represent six different brands of indirect moxa.

  • CO2, carbon dioxide; CO, carbon monoxide; NO2, nitrogen dioxide; TVOCs, total volatile organic compounds (estimated from toluene concentrations).