Ellen Tohn Makes the Case for Adding Health to the Home Equation By Susan Valenti Corliss In 2000, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), University of Tulsa and myself produced a conference on asthma and allergies that was supposed to break down barriers between the medical community and the indoor environmental industry. It was thought that
Healthy Indoors has joined the group of Founding Sponsors for the new PBS series, Home Diagnosis. Home Diagnosis is an upcoming 30-minute series coming to PBS! The show follows Corbett and Grace as they solve mystery problems of all types in homes new and old. Created, produced, and hosted by Corbett Lunsford (Building Performance Workshop)
The May cover story in the upcoming issue of Healthy Indoors Magazine will feature Ellen Tohn, who was a keynote presenter at the recent IAQ & Energy 2018 Conference in Portland, ME. HI’s Bob Krell had an opportunity to sit down with her after that presentation to discuss this topic. We know that efficiency efforts
By Nate Adams — A healthy home is in balance. It’s comfortable, healthy, and easy to control. Part of what make it healthy are that moisture levels aren’t too high or too low, dust particles are being filtered out, chemical and pollutant levels are under control, and the air just feels fresh. In other words,
By Jeffrey C. May — Mold can pose serious health risks – especially for people with allergies and asthma. The key to controlling mold growth is reducing moisture, whether from leaks, high humidity or variations in temperature in your home. Below are ten tips to help you keep your home drier and thus mold free.
By Matt Freije — Too many industrial hygienists are either missing or messing up opportunities to set up and validate water management programs for their employer or consulting clients. Most are not offering related services at all. Some are, but poorly. Facilities desperately need good water management programs. To avoid a citation for non-compliance with
Special Preview of the Upcoming IAQ & Energy 2018 Conference on May 1-2, 2018 An exclusive interview with former Maryland Gov. and 2016 Presidential Candidate, Martin O’Malley, Legionella, Formaldehyde, IAQ, Building Performance, the return of the Healthy Indoors Show, plus a lot more! HI is revving-up for the IAQ & Energy 2018 event in Portland,