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WELL Building Standard™

The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) established the WELL Building Standard™ in 2014. WELL’s overall intent is to deliver a vehicle for building owners to enhance the health and well-being of their occupants. The current WELL rating sytem is called WELL v2™. It is organized by “Concepts”, “Preconditions”, and Optimizations”. Aeroflex USA’s Aerocel® brand of…

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Low-VOC Emission Certifications

Aeroflex USA switched our Low-VOC emission certifications from UL GREENGUARD Gold to SCS Global Services’ Indoor Advantage[TM] Gold in August 2022. Q – What is the difference between UL GREENGUARD Gold and SCS Global Services’ Indoor Advantage[TM] Gold emission certifications? – The name. Q – Is UL GREENGUARD Gold or SCS Global Services’ Indoor Advantage[TM]…

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Fiber Free Insulation

A common owner project requirement (OPR) for mechanical insulation installed in the airstream, production, and/or occupant spaces is that it be free of fibers (natural or manmade synthetic). This requirement contributes to the health of all building occupants by preventing the inhalation of airborne fibers. For high-tech cleanroom applications, fiber-free insulation and exposed finishes also…

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