What is indoor environmental quality about?
The indoor environmental quality (IEQ) has an impact on the health, comfort, well-being, productivity and performance of the building occupants.
A poor IEQ can have short and long-term health effects, such as health disorders, respiratory diseases, stress levels, and discomfort of occupants, among others.
IEQ considerations can enhance the building's quality, energy efficiency and sustainability through an integrated design approach.
Find out more about indoor climate - From past to present
How do we understand the indoor environmenal quality definition and parameters?
The indoor environmental quality (IEQ) can be defined and determined by a variety of physical and psychological aspects of life indoors, such as thermal comfort, air quality, lighting quality and acoustic conditions, as well as others.
Read more about elements of the indoor climate
Indoor environmental quality in the big picture
How it all began? Several thousands years ago until today.
Indoor environmental quality (IEQ) is more complex than indoor air quality (IAQ).
Transitioning from just indoor air quality with building's energy efficiency to the complexity of indoor environmetal quality and people's health.
Discover why indoor environmental quality is so complex