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Air quality

The level of particulates, gases, vapors, pollens, and micro-organisms in the air; achieving and maintaining indoor air quality are sustainable design/building management objectives required to mitigate sick building syndrome, enhance amenity, and promote work environments.

indoor air quality

The quality of air inside a building; deemed to be acceptable by ASHRAE if it contains no contaminants at harmful concentrations, and if at least 80% or more of the people in the building who breathe this air do not express dissatisfaction with it.
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The daily forecasts, developed in conjunction with local Air Quality Partnerships, use a color-based Air Quality Index for air quality conditions.
On his part, Dr Abu Dayya said, "We are privileged to work with SCH and deploy our leading Hawa'ak applications and demonstrate the value of real-time air quality monitoring.
Anyway," he adds, "in a university setting, you generally don't need to have an outsider conduct air quality testing; you should have that ability in-house.
The EPA was granted authority to develop and enforce national ambient air quality standards (NAAQS) for outside air with the Clean Air Act of
Indoor air quality may be compromised simply by overusing cleaning agents based on their methods of dispensing.
Strict enforcement of inspection and maintenance programs that put the onus for air quality where it belongs--on the polluter--can reduce emissions for a tiny fraction of the cost of the California standards.
During the event this afternoon, Clean Air Partners will reaffirm their commitment to clean air, recognize founding members, highlight improvements made in air quality and announce new clean air initiatives, which include a countywide employee air quality education program and a new air quality curriculum designed for regional schools.
The air quality index will be accompanied by a list of fuel-using products assessing their performance in relation to air quality.
The air quality sensor market analysis is provided for both the international and Chinese domestic situations including development trends, competitive landscape analysis, key regions development status and a comparison analysis between the international and Chinese markets.
I never considered how intricate and dangerous indoor air quality could be.
In other words, it's good for air quality to increase traffic speed a little, but not too much.

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