Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Indoor Air Quality articles below.
To deliver on ventilation and energy efficiency conditions, facility managers may consider DOAS units for their buildings.
Improving indoor air quality has become an imperative for facilities executives as they build plans for healthier, more resilient buildings.
How to ensure resilience in all ways for facilities to help make people feel safe.
As part of its global study of four markets, Honeywell surveyed 500 workers who typically work in buildings with 500 or more employees across the United States.
mCloud connects first 10 New York buildings in new multi-site commercial building campaign.
To protect against transmission of COVID-19 and other threats, plan the steps to increase building ventilation and improve filtration.
Here is a look at risk, energy use, and carbon impacts for commercial HVAC systems.
In 2020, indoor air quality became front and center for buildings as CDC and ASHRAE stated that COVID-19 viral particles are likely spread not only through droplets but also via aerosols.
The Facility Executive December 2020 issue looks at the role HVAC systems play in combating COVID-19, as well as artificial intelligence, stormwater management, and more. Plus, FM Solutions for 2021.
Indoor air quality standards are changing, and a new normal is emerging that we expect will have lasting implications for resilient facility management.
Health and safety concerns are driving building improvements, and despite decreased occupancy, energy use in buildings dropped surprisingly little in 2020, Johnson Controls 2020 Energy Efficiency Indicator survey reveals.
Employees and other occupants are expressing pointed concerns about how building systems are helping to ensure indoor air quality.
SPENGA in Seminole, FL implemented the Pure Air Indoor Environment program, a combination of services focused on healthy indoor air — and is the first Certified Pure Air fitness studio.
Building owners should not only determine the best indoor air quality measures for their buildings, but also effectively communicate actions to their occupants.
Patent-pending Airotrust Building Masks™ are visible air filters that use a magnetic filter housing for easy installation.
Four new pilot credits in the LEED rating system include a focus on surface cleaning and indoor air quality.
The AG900 was specifically engineered to help with airborne infection control at hospitals, clinics, and other healthcare facilities, and recent testing data results reveal up to 99.999% virus reduction capabilities.
Americans are worried about their health and safety when returning to work during the COVID-19 pandemic, especially the cleanliness of indoor air at their workplace, according to a new study by Aeroseal, LLC.
Examine your facility's HVAC systems with airflow, filtration, and humidity conditions at the forefront.
The enVerid Air Purifier ceiling mounted air filtration system has an ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI) sterilization lamp that has been shown to capture 99.99% of viruses, including a surrogate for the COVID-19 virus.
Returning joy to the hotel guest experience can be achieved with a variety of design elements.
M Moser’s “Living Lab” puts evidence-based design into action with a flexible, agile workspace that continually accommodates for client and employee needs.
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have built an online tool that could help decrease the concentration of aerosols.
The new solution from Nomad Go provides real-time data about space occupancy, mask usage, and social distancing to improve COVID-19-related compliance.
For facility management, here’s the 4-1-1 on MERV ratings and supplemental filtration strategies.
The April 2020 issue features HVAC and COVID-19, anti-drone technology, lighting trends, and more. Plus, our annual Readers' Choice Awards.
The Carbon Dioxide sensor module for SE8000 Series Room Controllers helps facility managers make changes to air quality to improve occupant comfort and create opportunities for energy savings.
ASHRAE has released information to help address coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) as it relates to heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning systems.
A study from Condair shows raising air humidity by humidification reduces the risk of virus spread in hospitals and other buildings at low-cost and without causing negative effects.
Look at ways to support productivity, employee wellness, and sustainability in order to modernize and future-proof your office spaces.
Work toward optimizing HVAC systems by implementing these practical solutions.
Focused on human health and wellness in the built environment, WELL concepts support sustainable cleaning programs.
The U.S. EPA has released a free booklet that facility managers at houses of worship can reference to identify and mitigate potential health threats, such as lead and radon exposure.
To tighten bonds and boost retention rates with commercial tenants, facility managers should leverage these three evolving trends.
The eight-room unit at Atrium Health's Levine Children's Hospital features a specialized air filtration system that allows vulnerable patients to leave their rooms.
Primex released additional environmental monitoring solutions to enhance its OneVue Monitoring Platform.
Using biomimicry, the Moss Walls system uses flowing water, misters, fans, and specialized lighting to create an idyllic environment for live moss... and a healthy workplace.
From cleaning products to window film and architectural finishes, the options are numerous for sustainable facilities.
Cumulative impact of three operational strategies helped a multi-tenant office building recertify LEED and boost its ENERGY STAR score.
The efficiencies made possible with a digital LED infrastructure help to deliver a more productive and safer manufacturing environment.