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Condo Living: Air Quality

The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that Americans spend as much as 90% of their time indoors. Unfortunately, research also suggests that indoor air quality is up to 10 times more polluted than the air outside. In fact, the EPA currently ranks poor indoor air quality as one of top five public health threats.

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How do LEDs Compare to CFLs?

Light-emitting-diode (LED) technology is advancing rapidly and has become a viable option for some specific applications in institutional and commercial buildings. Maintenance and engineering managers also are considering LEDs for installation in exterior applications and in parking garages.

What has changed? In the past few years, the color quality, efficiency, and reliability of LEDs have improved significantly. Managers now have viable options for specifying LEDs, but they need to beware of poor-quality products on the market.

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