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An ozone generator is a machine that:
Ozone generators are sold as home air cleaners. They may have an ozone detector built-in.
But beware! This kind of air cleaner puts a harmful gas called ozone into the air you breathe. Ozone can cause headaches, sore throats and coughs. Ozone can hurt your lungs.
The Canadian Standards Association (CSA) no longer approves ozone generators for use in homes.
Most of the ozone generators that are in homes were sold door-to-door across Canada. They were not sold in stores.
For more information contact Product Safety, Health Canada.