Indoor Environmental Consultants is a professional indoor environmental quality consulting firm specializing in field investigations and assessments of indoor environmental quality in commercial and residential buildings related to fungal (mold), chemical, bacterial, asbestos and particulate pollutants.

Services

Indoor Air Quality Services
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Mold Assessment and Consulting
  • Asbestos Service
  • HVAC Hygiene Services
  • Construction Services
  • LEED Indoor Environmental Quality Certification
  • Building Performance Evaluation

Project Highlights

LEED EQ 3.2 Certification – San Antonio Military Medical Center

Indoor Environmental Consultants, Inc. (IEC) provided LEED certification indoor environmental quality (IEQ) testing for the San Antonio Military Medical Center located at Fort Sam Houston, Texas.  The military hospital consists of eight floors totally approximately 760,000 square feet, and is served by thirty eight (38) air handling units (AHUs).  The air sampling was conducted during seventeen (17) site visits as building areas were completed and available for testing.  A total of forty four (44) sample locations were tested during the course of the testing.

Resources

Energy Savings Plus Health | Indoor Air Quality Guidelines for School Building Upgrades

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) developed the Energy Savings Plus Health Guide to protect and improve indoor air quality (IAQ) in schools during building upgrades, particularly energy efficiency upgrades and building renovation activities. Energy management and protection of IAQ both should be critical priorities for school facility management.

 

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