ERIC Number: ED428522
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Indoor Air Quality: A Guide for Educators.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
Indoor air quality is a major concern for educators involved in the development of new school facilities, or the remodeling and maintenance of existing ones. This guide addresses the issue of air quality, the health concerns involved, and procedures for minimizing the impact of pollutants in the school environment. It defines common indoor air contaminants that are considered harmful and the steps for removing them, including tips on housekeeping, ventilation, and air filtration and purification systems. Concluding comments address specific school design considerations that can significantly affect indoor air quality. (GR)
Descriptors: Climate Control, Educational Facilities Design, Elementary Secondary Education, Guidelines, Indoor Air Pollution, Public Schools, Ventilation
California State Department of Education, P.O. Box 271, Sacramento, CA 95802-0271; Tel: 916-445-1260; Web site: http://www.cde.ca.gov/dmsbranch/sfpdiv/sfpdpublications.htm
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
Identifiers - Location: California