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As holds the principle of bioethics, so should the approach to treating historic stone: “First, do no harm.”
MIT research finds the reconstruction of this building during the late 19th century was so hindered by pollution that the British government convened scientific inquiries into the effects of the atmosphere on the new building.
What can be done to prevent or mitigate the destruction of culturally significant facilities from fire events?
A lighter footprint makes this approach an attractive one for controlling building systems in existing structures.
Lighting controls and advanced HVAC also gain ground at 2015 IECC final action hearings.