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Effects of continuous ventilation on indoor air quality (IAQ)

Wempen J, 2002
indoor air quality | mechanical ventilation | natural ventilation
Bibliographic info: Proceedings of Indoor Air 2002 (9th International Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate) - June 30 - July 5, 2002 - Monterey, California - vol 3, pp 370-375, 6 figs, 4 refs
Languages: English

Field tests and a model allowed to study contaminant concentrations in a single family home in California operating with natural ventilation or with one of six mechanical ventilation systems (cyclic or continuous, multi-point or single-point exhaust). Continuous ventilation appears to be better for contaminant levels control.

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