IAQ - Indoor Air Quality

Is ventilation the answer to indoor air quality control in buildings? Do we need performance-based approaches?  
Post date: 12 Sep 2016
Type: Event

CESBP - Central European Symposium on Building Physics / BauSIM 2016   The CESBP 2016 and BauSIM 2016 are hosted under a common organisational roof in order to promote the networking of national and international research groups from very different fields. Through their complementary contents and thematic orientation both conferences offer participants many opportunities to open up new fields of knowledge and to develop personal networks further.
Post date: 1 Sep 2016
Type: Event

Healthy Buildings 2017 – Europe, the flagship conference of the International Society of Indoor Air Quality (ISIAQ), is the second European edition of ISIAQ’s regional conference series.  
Post date: 19 Aug 2016
Type: Event

IAQ 2016 conference: Defining Indoor Air Quality: Policy, Standards and Best Practices Conference   ATLANTA – The keynote speakers for the IAQ 2016 Defining Indoor Air Quality: Policy, Standards and Best Practices Conference have been announced. The conference, co-organised by ASHRAE and AIVC, takes place Sept. 12-14, 2016, in Alexandria, Va., at the Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria.  
Post date: 4 Aug 2016
Type: Event

This report, released by the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC), focuses on the mental, social and physical health and wellbeing of home occupants in the UK. It is intended for build environment professionals (developers, designers, constructors, managers etc.). The authors aim to gather and distil the most compelling evidence and advice about building and neighbourhood design features which can enhance the health and wellbeing of residents.
Post date: 6 Jul 2016
Type: Publication

This volume, is part of “CIBSE Guide B: Heating, Ventilating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration”, providing guidance on the practical design of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems. The guide, released by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE), was published in five separate chapters.    The specific chapter:
Post date: 5 Jul 2016
Type: Publication

Materials, Systems and Structures in Civil Engineering (MSSCE 2016) | Conference segment on Building Materials and Indoor Environment   Building materials have a significant influence on the indoor environmental quality. Emissions from materials will influence the indoor air quality and the requirements for ventilation. Other indoor environmental parameters like acoustic and lighting conditions are influenced by the surface materials used.  
Post date: 18 Apr 2016
Type: Event

The kindergarten was built in 2012. The main energy related targets were passivehouse/plus house standard, use of prefabricated timber facades, installation of a central ventilation system and achieving excellent airtightness. General information
Post date: 2 Dec 2015
Type: Case

All you need to know about indoor air – A simple guide for educating yourself to improve your indoor environment While most people are aware of the importance of the outdoor environment, especially in relation to climate change but also to problems more directly related to our health, the effects of indoor environmental quality are not common knowledge.Most of us don’t realize that people in the Western world generally spend 80-90% of their time indoors (e.g. at home, at school and at the office). Exposure indoors is thus much longer than outdoors.
Post date: 2 Dec 2015
Type: Publication

To accommodate the growing number of students attending the St. Leonard School built in 1964, the school was expanded and modernized. In 2010, the site has also incorporated a kindergarten, an after-school club and a public library.  
Post date: 2 Dec 2015
Type: Case