indoor air quality, definition of
- Indoor Air Quality
The supply and introduction of adequate air for ventilation and control
of airborne contaminants, acceptable temperatures and relative humidity.
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- 7 Ways to live an eco-friendly life while staying healthy
Being committed to sustainable living is all about balance. While staying healthy is a top priority, you also need to think about living as eco-friendly as possible. Balancing these two commitments can be challenging, but there are plenty of ways you...
- Green roofs can improve air quality inside buildings
A new study has found that green roofs do a lot more than just provide extra space to grow plants. These eco-friendly roofs can also enhance air quality inside of buildings by reducing the ozone levels that come in from the outdoors.[...]
- Hydroponic gardens and a mini mountain promote fun and well-being in this creative office
A running track, elevated hydroponic gardens and a miniature “mountain” combine in this fun, new office headquarters for the non-profit Leping Foundation in Beijing, China...
- Recyclable House is an eco-getaway that celebrates the circular economy
A recently completed environmentally friendly retreat has opened for bookings on AirBnB in the picturesque countryside near Beaufort, Australia. Designed by Quentin Irvine, the Recyclable House is an experimental modern home that stays true to its name...
- This lightweight, soda can-sized air purifier destroys mold, VOCs and odors
Did you know that indoor air pollution can be as bad as or worse than outdoor air pollution? From off-gassing chemicals in paints to mold and dust, the contaminated air inside our homes and offices negatively impacts our health and can lead to fatigue...
- How to make your own green terrarium to keep or give away for the holidays
If you have a green thumb but minimal garden space, why not create your own mini-world full of lush and beautiful plants by making your own terrarium? If you're in the southern hemisphere instead, remember that having green plants around is a surefire...
- This living wall uses artificial intelligence to purify indoor air
Most people spend around 22 hours per day inside - but did you know that interior environments can actually contain higher levels of pollutants than the world outside? In an effort to improve indoor air quality and reconnect humans with nature, Finland-based...
- Smart living wall monitored by artificial intelligence purifies indoor air
We spend around 22 hours per day inside, often exposed to more pollutants than we are outside. In an effort to improve indoor air quality and reconnect humans with nature, Finland-based health technology company Naava has designed a smart green wall monitored...
- INFOGRAPHIC: These pollution-busting houseplants will have you breathing easier
With all those nasty chemicals floating inside our homes, its no wonder that indoor air quality can be downright dismal. Gasses from things like benzene in paints and detergents, and formaldehyde in fabrics and furniture can build up, which may start...
- Lush Vertical Garden Brings Life and Fresh Air to Lisbon’s Espaço Espelho d’Água
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