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Document ID (ISN)61840
CIS number 94-691
Year 1991
Convention or series no. Bestillingsnr. 444
Title Climate and air quality in the workplace
Original title Klima og luftkvalitet p@a6 arbeidsplassen [in Norwegian]
Bibliographic information Direktoratet for Arbeidstilsynet, Fr. Nansens vei 14, Postboks 8103 Dep., 0032 Oslo 1, Norway, 1991. 46p. Illus. 22 ref. Index.
Abstract This new, retitled, edition of the directive describes the physical factors that determine indoor air climate and air quality. Main subjects covered: impact of microclimate on health; well-being and work ability; air quality; appropriate selection of construction materials; ventilation, energy-saving measures and ambient temperature. Guidelines on how to design indoor air climate in the construction process are given. A brief survey of relevant Norwegian legislation is provided. The previous edition of this directive was Climate and ventilation of indoor workplaces (CIS 90-1429).
Descriptors (primary) Norway; thermal environment; ventilation; sick building syndrome
Descriptors (secondary) air temperature; humidity; air movement; heating systems; local exhaust; hot workplaces; smoking; maintenance; replaced; cold workplaces; directive; workplace monitoring
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceNorway
Subject(s) Heating, ventilation and climate
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Heat and cold
Ventilation
Sick building syndrome