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Document ID (ISN)70094
CIS number 97-2023
ISSN - Serial title 0885-114X - Occupational Medicine: State of the Art Reviews
Year 1995
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Levin H.
Title Physical factors in the indoor environment
Bibliographic information Jan.-Mar. 1995, Vol.10, No.1, p.59-94. Illus. 78 ref.
Abstract Physical factors in the non-industrial indoor environment that affect human health, comfort, productivity, and well-being are reviewed. Topics covered include: thermal comfort (environmental variables, activity and clothing levels, building design considerations, humidity); noise and vibration; light and other electromagnetic radiation (lighting design, health effects, ultraviolet radiation); combined effects and sick building syndrome.
Descriptors (primary) lighting; noise; physical hazards; buildings; thermal comfort
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; ultraviolet radiation; round-up; artificial lighting; synergism; sick building syndrome
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Heating, ventilation and climate
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Heat and cold
Lighting and colour
Sick building syndrome