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Monitoring

The following IAQ parameters and pollutants were selected for the study.

Physical features

  • Temperature
  • relative humidity
  • air change rate

Chemical pollutants selected

  • Gaseous pollutants: NO2, CO, CO2, H2CO (formaldehyde), TVOC (benzene, toluol, xilol, ethyl-benzene)
  • Particulate matter (PM)-related pollutants: PM10,   PM4,5   PM1(optional)

Biological contaminants (assessed on a voluntary basis)

  • Dust mite
  • Fungal spores (to be decided)
  • Total airborne bacteria (to be decided)

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