Sick Building Syndrome (SBS) and Building-Related Illness (BRI) can result from building deterioration, improper use of the building, flawed design or faulty construction, among other factors. These are big problems that are not easily resolved. However, you can take actions to help c
As many as one in four new or renovated buildings can be classified as “sick” according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. That’s 25%. One might say that it’s an epidemic. So why are so many buildings sick?
Well, it’s a complicated answer. That’s because Sick Bui
Here’s a scenario: You wake up in the morning, get ready for work and head to the office ready to tackle some important tasks. But shortly after starting work, you start to feel kind of tired and lose focus. Then a headache starts to set in. It almost feels like you’re fighting off a
Molds can cause diseases in humans and animals. These health effects can result from allergenic sensitivity to mold, from the growth of disease-causing molds in the body, or from ingestion or inhalation of mycotoxins produced by molds. Let’s take a look at the three main types of heal