Manufacturer honors Victor’s continuing business loyalty and sales success
July 27, 2015
Kevin Barnum, vice president for the 50-year-old privately held HVAC distributor, received the partnership plaque that honors Victor’s continuing business loyalty and sales success selling Fresh-Aire UV’s BlueTube, AHU Series, APCO lifetime carbon system, and commercial products over the last decade.
It outlines the skills and knowledge a person should possess and be able to demonstrate in the area of IAQ practice
June 23, 2015
The American Industrial Hygiene Association® (AIHA) announced its partnership with the Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA) to produce the first-ever Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Practitioners Body of Knowledge (BoK).
Commercial building codes are mandating higher volumes of fresh-air intake than ever before. To help meet these ventilation requirements, more and more HVAC contractors and building owners are turning to dedicated outdoor air systems (DOAS).
Most of the time, it will be possible to come up with a solution to an IAQ problem, and contractors should take that opportunity to educate consumers on the health and comfort benefits of IAQ products.
Increasing Air Pollution, High Disposable Income, and Improving Consumer Lifestyle to Drive Market
May 19, 2015
The U.S. air purifiers market is projected to register a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of around 10 percent from 2015 to 2020, according to the TechSci Research report “United States Air Purifiers Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2020.”
Rising Concern Regarding IAQ and Related Health Effects
April 23, 2015
The global air filters market is projected to surpass $19 billion through 2020, according to a TechSci Research report, “Global Air Filters Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2020.” Following the recent recession, the market has been recovering due to increasing disposable income coupled with rising concern regarding IAQ and related health effects.
Document is the Companion Guideline to ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 62.2
April 10, 2015
ASHRAE announced that it is seeking public input into a proposed revision of its residential IAQ guideline. ASHRAE Guideline 24-2008, Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality in Low-Rise Residential Buildings, is the companion guideline to ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 62.2-2007, Ventilation and Acceptable Indoor Air Quality in Low-Rise Residential Buildings.
Survey Shows Americans Need to be More Indoor Air Aware
April 1, 2015
A survey commissioned by the Filtrete brand of 3M shows that while indoor air pollutants are ranked among the top five environmental risks to public health, parents are not always aware of the steps they can take to make the air inside their homes cleaner for their families.