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Roadmap to Improve & Ensure Good Indoor Ventilation in the Context of COVID-19 by WHO

Knowledge about transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus is continuously evolving as new evidence accumulates. According to available evidence, SARS-CoV-2 mainly spreads between people when an infected person is in close contact with another person. Transmissibility of the virus depends on the amount of viable virus being shed and expelled by a person, the type of…
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New Study: Air Quality And Natural Light Have The Biggest Impact On Employee Well-Being

When you think about creating a healthy work environment, you might think of cafeterias filled with bowls of fresh food or yoga in the conference room. But according to a new study on workplace wellness, the two most important factors are natural light and good air quality. These type of environmental factors are often overlooked in…
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Control Transmission of Airborne Diseases through Central HVAC System-Maintain Good Indoor Air Quality

In the face of incomplete rather emerging knowledge on COVID-19, we are well aware that infectious diseases spread by several different routes. The spread can be accelerated or controlled by Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning (HVAC) systems. The purpose of this document is to provide information on how HVAC system can be a contributing factor to…
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Deadly impact of Air Pollution and how it affects the human body

Deadly impact of air pollution on human body (Graphic credits: AFP)

Improving air quality in healthcare facilities helps cost savings

Improving air quality in healthcare facilities = cost-savings! #airpollution #beatairpollution #indoorair #airquality #iaqstartshere pic.twitter.com/no1qyhHV9g — AirThinx (@airthinx) September 23, 2019  

Here’s why air quality inside and outside primary schools across Europe must be improved

A report by the Health and Environment Alliance ((HEAL) last month said the air quality inside and outside primary schools across Europe must be improved to protect children’s health, as tweeted by Airthinx. Watch the informative video below: A report by the Health and Environment Alliance ((HEAL) last month said the air quality inside and…
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What causes Jet Lag?

Jet lag is a condition that affects your energy and state of alertness. It’s caused when your body’s natural clock, or circadian rhythm, is disrupted by traveling to different time zones. Your body is aligned on a 24-hour cycle or body clock. Your body uses this clock to perform specific biological functions, like releasing hormones…
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Airthinx saves Hospital $50k in 2 days

The complex hospital environment requires special attention to ensure healthy indoor air quality (IAQ) to protect patients and healthcare workers against hospital acquired infections and occupational diseases. As with any other building, it is packed with complex equipment and systems such as energy management and HVAC systems. System performance directly impacts maintenance frequency, equipment life,…
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Impact of CO2 on human decision making

The level of Carbon Dioxide in the ambient air (outside) typically ranges from 250 to 400 ppm (parts per million). The level of CO2 in an indoor environment is obviously higher. It is estimated that up to 1000ppm, the indoor air quality is correct. Beyond that, an impact on the well-being and the health appears…
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