What Is Indoor Air Quality?
According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), indoor air quality refers to the air quality within and around buildings and structures as it relates to the health and comfort of its occupants. Indoor air quality is affected by temperature, humidity, ventilation, and chemical or biological contaminants found within the building.
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Why Is Indoor Air Quality Important?
The quality of the air we breathe, indoors , has a direct effect on our health and comfort. You may notice some of the more prominent side effects of indoor air pollution, like an unpleasant odor, but many others go undetected. Indoor air quality is a critical public health issue that continues to be addressed at the local, state and federal levels, with UV Lights and Whole House Air Scrubbers being a major way homeowners can greatly improve the air quality in their homes.