Associations of Cognitive Function Scores with Carbon Dioxide, Ventilation, and Volatile Organic Compound Exposures in Office Workers

Source: https://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/doi/10.1289/ehp.1510037 Introduction The increasing cost of energy in the 1970s led to a change in building practices throughout the United States as buildings were increasingly constructed to be airtight and energy efficient. These changes are reflected in decreasing air exchange rates in homes and office buildings. For homes, beginning in this time period, typical…

Office Workers Share Attitudes and Perceptions About the Safety of Indoor Air

Source: https://buildings.honeywell.com/us/en/support/contact/building-occupant-survey-report?utm_source=pressrelease&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=healthy_buildings&utm_content=feb-occupant_survey-report Source: Honeywell and Wakefield Research Healthy Buildings Survey, 2022 Source: Honeywell and Wakefield Research Healthy Buildings Survey, 2022 “THESE FINDINGS SUGGEST THAT WORKERS IN EVERY REGION ARE AWARE THAT INDOOR AIR QUALITY CAN AFFECT THEIR WELL-BEING AND EXPECT EMPLOYERS TO TAKE ACTION – BOTH TO IMPROVE IAQ AND KEEP THEM BETTER INFORMED. IN…

Survey Reveals 72% Of Office Workers Worldwide Worry About Air Quality In Their Buildings

ATLANTA, Feb. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Nearly three out of four surveyed office workers express concern about their building’s indoor air quality (IAQ), according to a report released today by Honeywell (Nasdaq: HON). “Workplace Air Quality: A Global Concern Emerges” presents the findings of Honeywell’s second annual Healthy Buildings Survey, which recently queried 3,000 office workers in buildings with 500-plus workers in…