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CO

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for COLOMBIA.

CO

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Colombia. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Colombian bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Colombia. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Colombia. Each Colombian department and the capital district have their own codes with the prefix "CO." For example, the code for the Department of Bolivar is ISO 3166-2:CO-BOL.
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Bill Stephens, President, ATCO GasThis week, Albertans are asked to check their carbon monoxide alarms.
Incomplete combustion of fuels including oil, wood, natural gas, kerosene, gasoline, charcoal and diesel fuel can also cause deadly amounts of carbon monoxide to form.
There are about 170 deaths in the country every year because of carbon monoxide poisoning from non-automotive products, according to the U.
Carbon monoxide is called the silent killer because it has no smell and no taste you can't see it, so you don't know it's there.
In Northern Ireland it became law to fit carbon monoxide alarms in all new homes last year and last month, it became part of building regulation for alarms to be fitted in Scotland when installing any gas appliance.
As I know only too well from the experience of my own family, people can have their health devastated by low levels of carbon monoxide without knowing what's causing their debilitating illness for many years.
Carbon monoxide can leak through drywall, according to a study in the Aug.
Carbon monoxide is produced when fuels such as gas, oil, charcoal, coal and wood do not burn completely.
As carbon monoxide is colourless, odourless and tasteless it is very difficult to detect without a monitor.
However, a clue that carbon monoxide poisoning may be the cause is if these symptoms appear at home then get better or disappear when you're away from your home but return when you go back.
Carbon monoxide poisoning claims the lives of around 20 people in the UK every year and leaves many more seriously injured.