Indoor air quality in Boise is more important than you may think. Sources of indoor air pollution in Boise consist of, chemicals in household cleaners, garage stored items, certain plastics, compressed wood, wood burning stoves or fireplaces, and other man made materials can emit dangerous pollutants into the air. These are referred to as ‘VOC’s’. That’s Volatile Organic Compounds. These can also be in the form of paint, plaster, carpet, solid surface flooring, curtains etc. It’s that ‘new’ or weird smell when you open a package, or unroll new carpet.