building air quality Books

  • Indoor Air Quality Issues

    Examines problems such as microbial contamination, building design, ventilation systems and psychological effects. It uses a multi-disciplined approach in examining the causes and effects of the interactions between occupants and non-industrial environments. The text also provides the reader with a tool for diagnosing IAQ problems and effectively ...

  • Indoor Air Quality Health and Safety Guide

    This guide will help employees recognize symptoms and potential causes of poor indoor air quality; recommend preventive action; and select furnishings and equipment to prevent air contaminant build-up. Intended to be used by those who work in airtight buildings and offices, it is a handy companion for employees, supervisors, managers, occupational ...

  • Design and Protocol for Monitoring Indoor Air Quality

    Case studies and technical papers describe indoor air investigations in residential and commercial buildings, test protocol, and monitoring techniques. Pollutants such as radon, formaldehyde, and volatile organic compounds are ...

  • Air Quality in Airplane Cabins and Similar Enclosed Spaces

    The issue of aircraft air quality is attracting considerable attention of late, as access to public air travel has expanded exponentially. Aircrew and passengers are increasingly concerned about operating and service decisions that could affect their health, comfort, and safety. The editor of this volume invited a wide range of experts to provide ...

  • ASTM Standards on Indoor Air Quality: 3rd Edition (PRINT)

    This new edition provides 55 the latest ASTM standards for establishing accurate and reliable methods and procedures for the sampling and analysis of indoor air quality data. These standards offer a sound foundation for interpreting measurement results, thereby improving indoor air quality. ASTM International's Subcommittee D22.05 developed these ...

  • ASTM Standards on Indoor Air Quality: 3rd Edition (CD-ROM)

    This new edition provides 55 the latest ASTM standards for establishing accurate and reliable methods and procedures for the sampling and analysis of indoor air quality data. These standards offer a sound foundation for interpreting measurement results, thereby improving indoor air quality. ASTM International's Subcommittee D22.05 developed these ...

  • Indoor Air Quality in New Homes: Summary of Selected State Laws Report

    This report describes state laws and regulations that address several key issues relating to indoor air quality in new home construction. Its purpose is to increase understanding of ways in which states have adopted legal requirements for improving indoor air quality that go beyond typical residential building code ...

  • Environmental Building News (EBN)

    Environmental Building News (EBN) is a monthly newsletter featuring comprehensive, practical information on a wide range of topics related to sustainable building--from energy efficiency and recycled-content materials to land-use planning and indoor air ...

  • Indoor Air Pollution

    Indoor Air Pollution has become a major topic in environmental research and health. Most people spend more than 80% of their time in buildings and are exposed to a broad range of pollutants from indoor sources such as building materials, furniture, carpets and textiles, heating and cooking, household and consumer products, etc. The volume provides ...

  • HVAC and Building Systems Reference Library CD

    With more than 1800 pages of text, graphics, charts and illustrations, the HVAC and Building Systems Reference Library CD provides an economical training, research, and reference resource for today´s HVAC and facility professional. Addressing everything from HVAC system basics and efficient operation to a broad spectrum of control-related topics ...

  • Building Constructions (I): E 72 - E 1670

    Together Volumes 04.11 and 04.12 contain over 230 tests and practices that set down standard procedures for measuring the performance of buildings, including: air leakage and ventilation performance; building economics; building preservation; durability performance of building constructions; structural performance; exterior insulation and finish ...

  • ASTM International Standards for Sustainability in Building: 3rd Edition

    Includes all of the ASTM standards that are referenced by the U.S. Federal Green Construction Guide for Specifiers as of January 2007. This new edition, on CD-ROM only, includes nearly 150 ASTM standards that address the sustainable design, construction, and operation of products used in building. These standards deal with various aspects of ...

  • ASTM Standards for Whole Building Functionality and Serviceability: 3rd Edition

    Get 32 of the latest ASTM standards for defining the functional requirements and rating the capabilities of a building or facility.Six sections cover:Demand for and supply of serviceability of an office facilityBuilding floor area measurement for facility managementSeismic risk assessment of buildings, and probable maximum lossSingle family ...

  • ASTM Standards for BUILDING LIME and LIME-BASED CONSTRUCTION APPLICATIONS (Print)

    Over 105 ASTM standards provide guidance for the use of lime in a wide variety of applications that are vital to the construction industry. These standards are essential to the quality of lime products, as well as the test methods and formulations for their use in construction. Standards cover:• Building Lime Standards• General Lime ...

  • ASTM Standards for BUILDING LIME and LIME-BASED CONSTRUCTION APPLICATIONS (CD-ROM)

    Over 105 ASTM standards provide guidance for the use of lime in a wide variety of applications that are vital to the construction industry. These standards are essential to the quality of lime products, as well as the test methods and formulations for their use in construction. Standards cover:• Building Lime Standards• General Lime ...

  • Characterizing Sources of Indoor Air Pollution and Related Sink Effects

    STP 1287 features state of the art information from leading experts in the field on indoor air pollution sources and their potential interactions with indoor sinks. In addition to a comprehensive overview of source/sink characterization methods, there are 29 peer-reviewed papers. Researchers and practitioners in the public and private sector from ...

  • Building Constructions (II): E 1671 - latest; Sustainability; Property Management Systems; Technology and Underground Utilities

    Together Volumes 04.11 and 04.12 contain over 230 tests and practices that set down standard procedures for measuring the performance of buildings, including: air leakage and ventilation performance; building economics; building preservation; durability performance of building constructions; structural performance; exterior insulation and finish ...

  • Water and Energy: Threats and Opportunities - Second Edition

    For student edition please click here. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Rapid and important developments in the area of energy - water nexus over the last two to three years have been significant. This new edition of Water and Energy: Threats and Opportunities is timely and continues to ...

  • Water and Energy: Threats and Opportunities - Second Edition - Student Edition

    This is the Paperback Student Edition of Water and Energy: Threats and Opportunities - Second Edition ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Rapid and important developments in the area of energy - water nexus over the last two to three years have been significant. This new edition of Water and Energy: Threats ...

  • Public Works

    Public Works is an award-winning producer and distributor of information for U.S. city, county, special district, township, and state infrastructure managers. It was launched to enable those employed by state and local governments to share their successes planning, designing, building, and maintaining their community’s infrastructure as ...

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