List of Cited Documents

(listed in order of citation)

  1. Federspiel, C.C., et al., "Worker performance and ventilation in a call center: analyses of work performance data for registered nurses". Indoor Air, 2004. 14 Suppl 8: p. 41-50.
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  3. Tham, K.W., "Effects of temperature and outdoor air supply rate on the performance of call center operators in the tropics". Indoor Air, 2004. 14 Suppl 7: p. 119-25.
  4. Wargocki, P., D.P. Wyon, and P.O. Fanger, "The performance and subjective responses of call-center operators with new and used supply air filters at two outdoor air supply rates". Indoor Air, 2004. 14 Suppl 8: p. 7-16.
  5. Tham, K.W. and H.C. Willem, "Effects of reported neurobehavioral symptoms on call center operator performance in the tropics", in RoomVent 2004 Conference 2004: Coimbra, Portugal.
  6. Bako-Biro, Z., "Human perception, SBS symptoms and performance of office work during exposure to air polluted by building materials and personal computers", in International Centre for Indoor Environment and Energy 2004, Technical University of Denmark.
  7. Wargocki, P., et al., "The effects of outdoor air supply rate in an office on perceived air quality, sick building syndrome (SBS) symptoms and productivity". Indoor Air, 2000. 10(4): p. 222-36.
  8. Park, J.S. and C.H. Yoon, "The effects of outdoor air supply rate on work performance during 8-h work period". Indoor Air, 2011. 21(4): p. 284-290.
  9. Wargocki, P., et al., "Perceived air quality, sick building syndrome (SBS) symptoms and productivity in an office with two different pollution loads". Indoor Air, 1999. 9(3): p. 165-179.
  10. Wargocki, P., et al., "Subjective perceptions, symptom intensity, and performance: a comparison of two independent studies, both changing similarly the pollution load in an office". Indoor Air, 2002. 12(2): p. 74-80.
  11. Seppänen, O., W.J. Fisk, and Q.H. Lei, "Ventilation and performance in office work". Indoor Air, 2006. 16(1): p. 28-36.
  12. Myhrvold, A. and E. Olesen, "Pupil's health and performance due to renovation of schools", in Healthy Buildings/IAQ 1997 1997. p. 81-86.
  13. Haverinen-Shaughnessy, U., D.J. Moschandreas, and R.J. Shaughnessy, "Association between substandard classroom ventilation rates and students' academic achievement". Indoor Air, 2011. 21(2): p. 121-31.
  14. ASHRAE, ASHRAE Standard 62.1-2004 Ventilation for acceptable indoor air quality, 2004, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers, Inc.: Atlanta.
  15. Wargocki, P. and D.P. Wyon, "The effect of moderately raised classroom temperatures and classroom ventilation rate on the performance of schoolwork by children". HVAC&R Research, 2007. 13(2): p. 193-220.
  16. Wargocki, P. and D.P. Wyon, "The effects of outdoor air supply rate and supply air filter condition in classrooms on the performance of schoolwork by children". HVAC&R Research, 2007. 13(2): p. 165-191.
  17. Wargocki, P. and D.P. Wyon, "Research report on effects of HVAC on student performance". ASHRAE Journal 2006. 48: p. 22-28.
  18. Ito, K., et al., "Study on the productivity in the classroom (part 2):realistic simulation experiment on effects of air quality /thermal environment on learning performance", in Healthy Buildings 2006 2006: Lisbon, Portugal. p. 207-212.
  19. Murakami, S., et al., "Study on the productivity in the classroom (part 1) field survey of the effects of air quality /thermal environment on learning performance", in Healthy Buildings 2006 2006: Lisbon, Portugal. p. 271-276.
  20. Seppänen, O. and W.J. Fisk, "Some quantitative relations between indoor environmental quality and work performance or health". International Journal of HVAC&R Research, 2006. 12(4): p. 957-973.
  21. Shendell, D.G., et al., "Associations between classroom CO2 concentrations and student attendance in Washington and Idaho". Indoor Air, 2004. 14(5): p. 333-41.
  22. CARB, Report to the California Legislature: Environmental health conditions in California's portable classrooms, 2004, California Air Resources Board and California Department of Health Services.
  23. Shaughnessy, R.J., et al., "A preliminary study on the association between ventilation rates in classrooms and student performance". Indoor Air, 2006. 16(5): p. 465-468.
  24. Seppänen, O.A., W.J. Fisk, and M.J. Mendell, "Association of ventilation rates and CO2 concentrations with health and other responses in commercial and institutional buildings". Indoor Air, 1999. 9(4): p. 226-52.
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  26. Drinka, P.J., et al., "Report of an outbreak: nursing home architecture and influenza-A attack rates". J Am Geriatr Soc, 1996. 44(8): p. 910-3.
  27. Hoge, C.W., et al., "An epidemic of pneumococcal disease in an overcrowded, inadequately ventilated jail". N Engl J Med, 1994. 331(10): p. 643-8.
  28. Li, Y., et al., "Role of ventilation in airborne transmission of infectious agents in the built environment — a multidisciplinary systematic review". Indoor Air, 2007. 17(1): p. 2-18.
  29. Milton, D.K., P.M. Glencross, and M.D. Walters, "Risk of sick leave associated with outdoor air supply rate, humidification, and occupant complaints". Indoor Air, 2000. 10(4): p. 212-21.
  30. Myatt, T.A., et al., "An intervention study of outdoor air supply rates and sick leave among office workers", in Indoor Air 2002 2002. p. 778-783.
  31. Mendell, M.J., et al., "Association of classroom ventilation with reduced illness absence: a prospective study in California elementary schools". Indoor Air, 2013. doi: 10.1111/ina.12042.
  32. Wargocki, P., et al., "Ventilation and health in non-industrial indoor environments: report from a European multidisciplinary scientific consensus meeting (EUROVEN)". Indoor Air, 2002. 12(2): p. 113-28.
  33. Sundell, J., et al., "Ventilation rates and health: multidisciplinary review of the scientific literature". Indoor Air, 2011. 21(3): p. 191-204.
  34. Mendell, M.J., et al., Outdoor air ventilation and work-related symptoms in U.S. office buildings — results from the BASE study. LBNL-56381, 2005, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory: Berkeley, CA.
  35. Fisk, W.J., A.G. Mirer, and M.J. Mendell, "Quantitative relationship of sick building syndrome symptoms with ventilation rates". Indoor Air, 2009. 19(2): p. 159-165.
  36. Wargocki, P. and D.P. Wyon, Final report: Indoor environmental effects on the performance of school work by children (1257-TRP), 2007, Technical University of Denmark: Lyngby, Denmark.
  37. Norback, D. and K. Nordstrom, "Sick building syndrome in relation to air exchange rate, CO2, room temperature, and relative humidity in university computer classrooms: an experimental study". Int Arch Occup Environ Health, 2008. 82: p. 21-30.
  38. Oie, L., et al., "Ventilation in homes and bronchial obstruction in young children". Epidemiology, 1999. 10(3): p. 294-9.
  39. Bornehag, C.G., et al., "Association between ventilation rates in 390 Swedish homes and allergic symptoms in children". Indoor Air, 2005. 15(4): p. 275-80.
  40. Emenius, G., et al., "Building characteristics, indoor air quality and recurrent wheezing in very young children (BAMSE)". Indoor Air, 2004. 14(1): p. 34-42.
  41. Norback, D., et al., "Asthma symptoms and volatile organic compounds, formaldehyde, and carbon dioxide in dwellings". Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 1995. 52(6): p. 388-395.
  42. Sun, Y., et al., "In China, students in crowded dormitories with a low ventilation rate have more common colds: evidence for airborne transmission". PLoS One, 2011. 6(11): p. e27140.
  43. DHHS, The Health Consequences of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco Smoke: A Report of the Surgeon General, 2006, Department of Health and Human Services. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Coordinating Center for Health Promotion, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Office on Smoking and Health: Washington, DC.
  44. California EPA, Health effects of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke — final report 1997, California Environmental Protection Agency — Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment.
  45. WHO, Concise international chemical assessment document 40 — formaldehyde, 2002, World Health Organization: Geneva.
  46. Mendell, M.J., "Indoor residential chemical exposures as risk factors for asthma and allergy in infants and children: a review", in Healthy Buildings 2006 2006. p. 151-156.
  47. ASHRAE, ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 62.1-2010. Ventilation for acceptable indoor air quality, 2010, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers, Inc.: Atlanta, GA.
  48. ASHRAE, ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 62.2-2010. Ventilation for acceptable indoor air quality in low rise residential buildings, 2010, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers, Inc: Atlanta, GA.
  49. Fisk, W.J., D. Faulkner, and D.P. Sullivan, "Measuring outdoor airflow into HVAC systems". ASHRAE Journal, 2006. 48(8): p. 50-57.
  50. Persily, A.K. and J. Gorfain, Analysis of office building ventilation data from the US Environmental Protection Agency Building Assessment Survey and Evaluation (BASE). NISTIR # 7145, 2004, National Institute of Standards and Technology: Gaithersburg, MD.
  51. Price, P.N. and M.H. Sherman, Ventilation behavior and household characteristics in new California houses. LBNL-59620, 2006, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory: Berkeley, CA.
  52. ASHRAE, HVAC systems and equipment, in ASHRAE Handbook Chapter 5. 2004, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers, Inc.: Atlanta, GA.
  53. Fisk, W.J., et al., "Economic benefits of an economizer system: energy savings and reduced sick leave". ASHRAE Transactions 2005. 111(2): p. 673-679.
  54. Hodgson, A.T. and J.R. Girman, Exposure to methylene chloride from controlled use of a paint remover in residences, LBNL-23078, 1987, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory: Berkeley, CA.
  55. Hubbell, B.J., et al., "Health-related benefits of attaining the 8-hr ozone standard". Environ Health Perspect, 2005. 113(1): p. 73-82.
  56. Weschler, C.J., "Ozone in indoor environments: concentration and chemistry". Indoor Air, 2000. 10(4): p. 269-288.
  57. Pope, C.A., 3rd and D.W. Dockery, "Health effects of fine particulate air pollution: lines that connect". J Air Waste Manag Assoc, 2006. 56(6): p. 709-42.
  58. Fisk, W.J., et al., "Performance and costs of particle air filtration technologies". Indoor Air, 2002. 12(4): p. 223-34.
  59. ASTM, ASTM D6245-12, Standard guide for using indoor carbon dioxide concentrations to evaluate indoor air quality and ventilation, 2012: West Conshohocken, PA.
  60. Kajtar, L., L. Herczek, and E. Lang. "Examination of CO2 by scientific methods in the laboratory", in Healthy Buildings 2003 2003. Singapore: National University of Singapore.
  61. Kajtar, L., et al., "Influence of carbon dioxide pollutant on human well being and work intensity", in Healthy Buildings 2006 2006: Lisbon, Portugal. p. 85-90.
  62. Satish, U., et al., "Is CO2 an Indoor Pollutant? Direct Effects of Low-to-Moderate CO2 Concentrations on Human Decision-Making Performance". Environ Health Perspect, 2012. 2012: p. 20.
  63. EPA, Energy cost and IAQ performance of ventilation systems and controls: Project 4, impacts of increased outdoor air flow rates on annual HVAC energy costs, EPA-402-S-01-001D, 2000, Environmental Protection Agency.
  64. EPA, Energy cost and IAQ performance of ventilation systems and controls, EPA-402-S-01-001, 2000b, Environmental Protection Agency.
  65. Benne, K., et al., Assessment of the energy impacts of outside air in the commercial sector, NREL/TP-550-41955, 2009, National Renewable Energy Laboratory: Golden, CO.
  66. Mendell, M.J., "Non-specific symptoms in office workers: a review and summary of the epidemiologic literature". Indoor Air, 1993. 3: p. 227-236.
  67. Menzies, D. and Bourbeau, "Building related illness". New England Journal of Medicine, 1997. 337(21): p. 1524-1531.
  68. Mendell, M.J. and G.A. Heath, "Do indoor pollutants and thermal conditions in schools influence student performance? A critical review of the literature". Indoor Air, 2005. 15(1): p. 27-52.

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