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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Sick Building Syndrome

Title:
Sick Building Syndrome

Abstract:
This U.S. Environmental Protection Agency fact sheet explains the terms "sick building syndrome" (SBS) and "building related illness" (BRI). The causes of sick building syndrome (including molds and other biological contaminants among others) are discussed, as well as building investigation procedures, and general solutions for resolving the syndrome. Indoor Air Facts No. 4 (revised), U.S. EPA, EPA Document Number 402-F-94-004.

URL:
http://www.epa.gov/iaq/pubs/sbs.html

Source:
US EPA

Resource Type:
Fact sheet/checklist

Date of Publication:
April 1991

Associated Sectors:

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