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September 2022

Exposure to high concentrations of particulate matter, and especially smaller particles (<2.5 micron, PM2.5) are known to negatively affect health. This article evaluates the impact of grease emissions regarding what levels of particulate matter reach the staff or customers of commercial kitchens.

Exploring PM2.5 Exposure of Chefs in Professional Kitchens
Exploring a Multizone To Variable Volume HVAC Controls Retrofit
Technology Award: Odor Avoidance Primary IAQ Concern For Lab Design
Technology Award: Fitting Old with New
Technology Award: Low EUI for Medical Office Building

Standing Columns:
IEQ Applications: An Update on ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 62.1
Building Sciences: Carole King Does Foundations: I Feel the Earth Move Under My Feet
Refrigeration Applications: Less Is More


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