Clean Carpet Benefits Indoor Air Quality

Abstract:  Properly cleaned carpet can improve indoor air quality and reduce airborne particulates and allergens, according to a report by the International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate (ISIAQ). The studies show that carpet can act as a filter to trap dust, dirt and allergens, compared to a hard flooring material where particulates can redistribute into the environment and affect air quality. The report showcased research compiled by a manufacturer of cleaning equipment which includes Green Seal certified products. A Green Building News article discusses the report.

Source:  Green Building News

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