Position Statements & White Papers

Each month we publish a newsletter titled IAQ Website of the Month.  The excerpt below was originally published in the March 2014 newsletter.

“Gray areas” seem to have a home in the field of indoor air quality. Pick any contentious topic and one could argue both sides with equal fervor. Where can you turn to get a balanced view?

One resource is the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA).  They have developed over 30 position statements and white papers on a wide range of topics, many applicable to indoor air quality.

Position statements and white papers are typically developed by an AIHA technical committee and approved by their board of directors.  Although they may not hold as much weight as a consensus-based ANSI standard, they are to be highly regarded due to the stature and reputation of AIHA.

I thought the following documents might interest you:

To view a list of all 30+ documents, visit this month’s featured website: AIHA Position Statements and White Papers.

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By Ian Cull

I'm I.A.N. the Indoor Air Nerd. I'm a speaker and consultant on indoor air quality issues. To learn more about me, click "about" at the top of this page.

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