LEED v5 Vs LEED v4.1?

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Aircare, Business, Wellbeing

Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) is critical to human health, comfort, performance, and productivity. Poor IAQ can lead to a range of health problems, including respiratory problems and allergies, as well as greatly affecting cognitive performance. Indoor environmental quality (IEQ) is one of the seven main categories that make up the LEED program and is aimed […]

Benefits of good IAQ for your business

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Aircare, Business, Wellbeing

What are the benefits of clean air? It comes as no mystery that we spend the majority of our time in the office, therefore it is about time that companies made their employees’ health and wellness a priority. From the layout of the furniture to the level of humidity, from noise pollution to the presence […]

Indoor pollutants: TVOC

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Aircare, Business, Wellbeing

The term “Total Volatile Organic Compounds,” or TVOC, is used to describe a group of compounds found in emissions or ambient air. They are chemical compounds polluted by certain volatility in the atmosphere. The chemical properties of TVOCs vary greatly. It is essentially a complex mixture of hundreds of volatile organic compounds (VOCs). They can […]

USE CASE: How to communicate your IAQ project

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The COVID-19 pandemic has heightened people’s awareness of the importance of indoor air quality, not only for the risk of virus transmission, but also for PM particulate matter, VOCs (Volatile Organic Compounds) and other factors that affect people’s well-being. According to several surveys, it is precisely building occupants who are anxious to know what they […]

USE CASE: Aircare service for a building

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We spend 90% of our time indoors – often in crowded spaces without adequate air changes. Numerous scientific studies show that productivity and well-being are directly related to indoor air quality (IAQ). It has also been shown that the risk of airborne disease transmission in enclosed spaces can be reduced by ensuring good indoor air […]

Is it possible to improve the indoor well-being of your company with plants?

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Aircare, Business, Wellbeing

Plants can be an effective first solution for improving indoor air and comfort by absorbing pollutants that are harmful to our health, reducing CO2 levels and regulating humidity levels in a natural way. The importance of relative humidity The issue of indoor air quality has become a key concern for every company. The ongoing pandemic […]

How to reduce the risk of infection with indoor air quality measurement

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Aircare, Business

The pandemic we are facing has dramatically raised the bar for indoor air quality and comfort. During these weeks, several businesses are in fact re-organizing their plans to reopen. Each business is faced with two primary objectives: minimize the possible propagation of the new Coronarvirus managing and organizing space occupancy with respect to the impact […]

Measuring indoor air quality in schools

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Why indoor air is critical Even before COVID19 disrupted our lives, science has shown that living in unhealthy indoor environments can have serious consequences for our well-being. It is estimated that concentrations of indoor pollutants can be up to five times higher than those outside. A report published by Harvard (link) shows that pupils have […]

Air quality and indoor comfort.

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Aircare, Business

Why is indoor air quality important? The emergency situation we are experiencing in recent months has greatly increased the level of attention regarding indoor air quality issues. Facility managers are therefore interested in learning about and implementing actions to ensure a healthier and therefore safer indoor environment.   In fact, failure to monitor air quality […]