Poor indoor air quality – girl at steamed up window

Tag: IAQ

Better homes, better air, better health

12 April, 2017 London Partners: Royal College of Physicians, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health & BRE Our event brought together 62 professionals from across the research, industry, policy and third sector communities to think about and inform future action on solutions for reducing exposure to air pollution when indoors. Delegates considered: what solutions … Continue reading Better homes, better air, better health

Breathe easy – engineering air quality solutions

21 October 2016, 9:00–13:00 Birmingham City University Working with the IET and CIBSE, we hosted an event focused on air quality. Pollution and poor air quality, particularly in urban areas, is an increasing concern for local authorities, health and public services, and the public alike. Breathe easy programme (pdf, 3.5 MB) Chaired by Paddy Conaghan, … Continue reading Breathe easy – engineering air quality solutions

Overheating & indoor air quality in new homes

June 2015 Workshop Working with the Homes and Communities Agency, we brought together 79 industry and academic experts for an overheating and indoor air quality in new homes workshop. We’ve brought together the technical presentations and discussion summaries from the masterclass workshops, which are particularly relevant for: Social housing providers – development & asset management … Continue reading Overheating & indoor air quality in new homes

Designing for the urban climate

How do you factor in something as inherently complex as the urban environment into building design? Dane Virk investigates.