Clean indoor air
- Wind: Ventilate buildings naturally. Patterson, Maureen // Buildings;July97, Vol. 91 Issue 7, p58
States how ventilation, filtration and communication can help clear indoor air. Health problems caused by poor indoor air; Products that may release harmful contaminants into the air; Action done by standards organizations to solve the problem; Condition wherein naturally ventilated buildings...
- Are you breathing bad air? Berkman, Sue // Good Housekeeping;Feb94, Vol. 218 Issue 2, p157
Presents guidelines to reduce exposure to indoor pollutants. Use of low-sulfur fuels in kerosene heaters; Carbon-monoxide detectors; Installation of hood fans for gas ranges; Maintenance of gas appliances in good working order; Regular carpet vacuuming; Doormats; Airing of clothing from the dry...
- Fresh air exchangers can solve IAQ problems. Graham, Paul // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;5/16/94, Vol. 192 Issue 3, p12
Discusses the use of fresh air exchangers to eliminate indoor air quality (IAQ) problems. Elimination of humidity and odor problem; Increase in demand for air exchanger due to growing consumer awareness of IAQ problems; Installation of fresh air exchangers; Three methods for controlling fresh...
- Baseline survey profiles building air. Bas, Ed // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;8/28/95, Vol. 195 Issue 18, p34
Provides suggestions on how to solve an indoor air quality problem. Consultation with management on the nature of the problem; Monitoring of carbon dioxide levels, temperature and relative humidity; Visual and physical inspection.
- Developing an IAQ program for hvac system hygiene. Krell, Bob // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;1/22/96, Vol. 197 Issue 4, p3
Discusses the requirement in developing an indoor air quality (IAQ) plan. Designation of an IAQ coordinator; Importance of regular maintenance of a facility's heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system; Impediments to maintaining HVAC hygiene. INSET: IAQ and air-handling unit...
- IAQ duct-cleaning products enter market. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;8/19/96, Vol. 198 Issue 16, p30
Introduces new indoor air quality (IAQ) management and air duct-cleaning products. `Chaser' mini-camera for monitoring air ducts from UEMSI; `Porta-Vac' duct cleaner from Wm. W. Meyer & Sons Inc.; `IAQ-Tools for Windows' computer software from Taitem Engineering; Heating, ventilation,...
- Alert--ozone-producing air-cleaning devices. // Journal of Environmental Health;Dec97, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p38
Reports that California health officials have warned that not all indoor air-cleaning devices are alike and that certain types could cause health problems for some people. Production of ozone by indoor air-cleaning devices; Health problems caused by ozone; Effective way of avoiding indoor air...
- Addressing indoor air quality concerns. Marshall, Paul H. // Occupational Hazards;Jan96, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p83
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- Gas-phase filtration helps solve airport IAQ problems. Monk, Brian // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;08/03/98, Vol. 204 Issue 14, p12
Focuses on the use of gas-phase filtration in airports. Emission sources; Control strategies; Definition of gas-phase filtration; Trends in airports.
- Men working: Containment can prevent IAQ woes in buildings under construction. Goselin, Steven // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;08/03/98, Vol. 204 Issue 14, p38
Focuses on the use of containment in preventing indoor air quality problems in buildings under construction. Isolation of the system during construction; Sealing off all system openings; Awareness of architects and engineers; Objective on containment.