Carbon monoxide (CO) is an invisible, odourless, and tasteless gas that comes from fuel-burning appliances, vehicle exhaust, and cigarette smoke.
The health effects of CO exposure can be serious or even deadly.
Protect yourself and your family from CO by installing at least one CO alarm in your home in
hallways outside bedrooms where you can hear the alarm when you sleep. This
may also be the law in your local area!
Detect to Protect
is a public awareness campaign about carbon monoxide, delivered by Scout
Environmental, Canadian Tire, and Kidde, with support from Health Canada.
of this campaign is to educate and engage Canadians on the health risks of CO and
provide simple steps that they can take to protect their health and that of their loved ones.
about this important health risk and protect yourself and your family.