Health and safety are very important to us at Green Built Alliance. We encourage you to review the following information on indoor air quality and become proactive in ensuring the safety of your home.
EPA’s Indoor airPlus Program – The EPA’s new home improved indoor air quality certification program.
CDC Indoor Environmental Quality – The Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s resource for IEQ.
Energy Star Builder’s Guide to IAQ – Energy Star Indoor Air Package Brochure.
Guide to Mold, Moisture and Your Home – US EPA’s guide providing information and guidance for homeowners and renters on how to prevent and deal with mold.
Information on Mesothelioma and Asbestos Related Illness – A complete guide from the Mesothelioma & Asbestos Awareness Center.
Healthy House Institute – The resource for a better, safer indoor environment.
Asbestos – Provides vital services and free resources for patients and families affected by mesothelioma and other asbestos-related cancers.
Mesothelioma.com – An online educational and support resource for anyone who has come in contact with asbestos or has related health issues.
Mesothelioma and Asbestos Awareness Center – Brings attention to the dangers of asbestos and mesothelioma, and works to help patients, caregivers, advocates and others looking to learn more about the disease.
Mesothelioma Guide – An advocacy organization dedicated to helping patients diagnosed with asbestos illnesses.
Medline Plus – Information about Indoor Air Quality as a service provided by the US National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.
NC Division of Public Health – The state’s Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Division’s information on IAQ.
North Carolina Radon Program – NC Department of Environmental and Natural Resource’s information on radon.
OSHA Safety & Health Topics – Under the US Department of Labor, OSHA’s information about indoor air quality as it relates to health and safety.
The American Indoor Air Quality Council – Promotes awareness, education and certification in the field of Indoor Air Quality.
US EPA Indoor Air Quality – Information about mold, air quality, asthma, and tips for how to handle mold in your home.
US EPA: Building Radon Out – A step by step guide on how to build radon-resistant homes.
12 Air Purifying Plants That Will Clean Your Air – A guide to cleaning the air in your home with plants.