3 edition of Indoor Air Quality Act of 1988 found in the catalog.
Indoor Air Quality Act of 1988
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works.
|Series||Report / 100th Congress, 2d session, Senate -- 100-442|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||33 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||33|
The quality of our indoor environments affects well-being and productivity, and risks for diverse diseases are increased by indoor air pollutants, surface contamination with toxins and microbes, and contact among people at home, at work, in transportation, and Cited by: Indoor Air Quality. Factors influencing indoor air quality. Aspects of indoor air quality. Sick building syndrome. Resources. Indoor air quality (IAQ) is the condition and content of interior air, especially with regards to how it affects health and safety of humans. The chemical, physical, and biological characteristics of the atmosphere inside of dwellings and in commercial and .
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The WHO guidelines for indoor air quality, developed under the coordination of WHO/Europe, address three groups of issues that are most relevant for public health: biological indoor air pollutants (dampness and mould) pollutant-specific guidelines (chemical pollution) pollutants from indoor combustion of fuels.
Indoor pollution sources that release gases or particles into the air are the primary cause of indoor air quality problems in homes. Inadequate ventilation can increase indoor pollutant levels by not bringing in enough outdoor air to dilute emissions from indoor sources and by not carrying indoor air pollutants out of the home.
The United States has made great progress since in cleaning the air, but the job is far from complete. Novem marks a milestone in Clean Air Act history, the signing of the Amendments. These amendments set the stage for protecting the ozone layer, reducing acid rain and toxic pollutants, and improving air quality and visibility.
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A handbook on indoor air quality. It discusses how to: evaluate mechanical system performance; determine actual building ventilation rates; determine pathways of air movements through buildings; assess contaminants present in buildings; and evaluate/intake geometries to minimize contamination of air intake.4/5.
The book is written in an easy to understand text with as much focus on motivating as educating. The book will appeal to home and building owners, local authorities,transdisciplinary practitioners (such as facility managers, health and safety advisors) and IAQ technicians regarding the management of indoor air quality.5/5(1).
Indoor air quality. Indoor sources are the primary cause of indoor air quality problems in homes. Poor ventilation can increase indoor. pollutant levels due to weak dilution of emissions from indoor sources. There are numerous sources of indoor air pollution, including combustion of domestic fuels such as coal, wood.
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Their interdependence may lead to the instigation of a multitude of synergistic by: