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IAQ | Facility Executive - Creating Intelligent Buildings
FM Alert: New OSHA Rule Lowers Beryllium Levels
The U.S. Department of Labor has issued a final rule to lower beryllium levels and increase workplace protections to reduce health risks.
Facility manager Charles Carpenter flexes his poetic muscle yet again with a fishy, fragrant take on the classic Winter holiday song, Jingle Bells.
Keeping staff healthy and happy improves productivity and boosts businesses’ bottom line, according to the World Green Building Council.
Today’s innovations are making tomorrow’s workplace more digital while enhancing the human experience.
With an overall depth of 3.625 inches, Greenheck’s new low-profile, direct-drive Model SP-L bathroom exhaust fan is purpose-built for 2 x 4 wall installation.
A environmental sensor-based system that provides monitoring and alerting services for the mechanical spaces of buildings.
In this free webinar, air quality expert Jeff Dryfhout explains how healthier and cleaner bathrooms can reduce absenteeism and improve occupant perceptions.
The AeraMax Pro AM III is a commercial grade air purifier that allows for efficient and low-maintenance operation with a coverage area of 300 to 700 square feet.
The Well Living Lab leverages and expands upon the principles of the WELL Building Standard™ (WELL), which focuses on seven concepts relevant to indoor health—air, water, nourishment, light, fitness, comfort and mind.
The RoboVent Spire space-saving dust collector for robotic welding has the smallest footprint in the industry.
The Compact with ActiveAire Tissue Dispenser uses motion sensing technology to neutralize odors inside the stall.
The accumulation of airborne pollutants can cost as much as $6,500 per employee per year in lost productivity. Watch this free video webinar and learn about the significant return on investment improved IAQ can have in facilities.
Sodexo's Directors of Facilities in K-12 schools are now EPA-trained "masters of indoor air quality" after completing EPA's 10-course Masters of IAQ series.
To increase energy efficiency while providing good indoor air quality, St. Thomas Hospital in Tennessee worked with its service providers to deliver a solution while also keeping aesthetics in mind.
The AeraMax Professional II is a slim model commercial-grade air purifier designed for smaller spaces such as offices, restrooms, urgent care facilities, and exam rooms.
SanusAer High Output Ozone Generators provide ozone delivery for in odor remediation and indoor sanitization.
The SmartVac 464 and SmartVac 664 are battery operated vacuum sweepers for carpets and floors.
This customizable wallpaper produces odorless displays that are mold resistant, mildew resistant, and UL GREENGUARD GOLD Certified.
Creation of a database to help better understand human thermal comfort in residential and commercial buildings is being funded through an ASHRAE grant program.
Delos™ and Lendlease have announced their collaboration to advance the WELL Core & Shell Certification and pre-Certification programs as a pathway to WELL ready workplaces.
Internal sources of water intrusion include plumbing and mechanical systems, while external sources include floods or even an average rainfall.
Georgia Tech is one of only six higher education campuses in the nation to be certified under the Green Seal Standard for Cleaning Services (GS-42)
Thanks to a donation from Suite Plants, students at Leckie Elementary School will enjoy all the benefits of an indoor living green wall.
More than 70 percent of workers think sitting in an office that is too warm impacts their productivity, according to new CareerBuilder survey.
Building envelope improvements often rank at or near the top of the facility team’s to-do list, since they generally provide an attractive return on investment.
Several recently released products aimed at improving indoor air quality are highlighted.
Ensuring that facility air is filtered properly is largely dependent on the cleaning and maintenance of HVAC units.
Consider the benefits of: heat pumps with auxiliary heat; zoned duct systems; zoned mini-splits; and straight cools.
In the pursuit of sustainability, IAQ often becomes an afterthought.
HVAC systems and room air currents significantly impact transmission of airborne illness.