Lab Environmental Performance

Mathew, Paula A.
August 2005
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Aug2005, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p9
Provides information on the Laboratories for the 21st Century, a program which is focused on improving the environmental performance of public- and private-sector laboratory buildings in the U.S. Factors that led to the increased demand for high-performance laboratories; Challenges that building designers face in meeting energy-efficiency and sustainability goals when designing these specialized facilities; Laboratory-specific prerequisites and credits added to the Environmental Performance Criteria.


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