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Dilution is the Solution to COVID (& Other) Pollution

By Mike Bivins Even before the coronavirus pandemic struck, a landmark report from the World Health Organization (WHO) on Social Determinants of Health (SDoHs) cited poor air quality as one of the leading non-medical factors that impact health. Basically, Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) was already on the minds of business owners, COVID-19 has served to […]

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Effects Of Noise Pollution

It’s not just about your boss yelling at you. By Mike Bivins Noise: We think we can get used to it, but can we really? Consider: From where you are sitting (or standing) right now—listen and try to identify EVERYTHING you hear. A fan? An air conditioning unit? A laser printer? The coffee machine down […]

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What if Your Office HVAC System was SMART?

By Mike Bivins “Self-Monitoring Analysis and Reporting Technology,” better known as SMART Technology, monitors and analyzes computerized equipment and lets you know when a problem arises. SMART Technology now exists in Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems and it’s emerging as an extremely efficient way of saving energy (and money) for business owners. Consider […]