Indoor Air Quality

Indoor Air Quality Indoor air quality (IAQ) is a term which refers to the air quality within and relates to the health and comfort of building occupants. Indoor air quality (IAQ) is strongly influenced by the emission of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) including odorants which have a direct influence on people‚Äôs well-being and health. Uncommon […]

Influence of eco-materials on Indoor Air Quality

A growing strategy to reduce the energy consumption of buildings involves a combination of increased air tightness and high levels of insulation. However, an undesirable consequence of this approach is a deterioration of the Indoor Air Quality and accumulation of airborne pollutants, resulting from the reduction in ventilation. The chemical nature and concentration of indoor […]