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Scientists Call on CDC to Set Air Standards for Workplaces, Now

Scientists Call on CDC to Set Air Standards for Workplaces, Now | Pandemic Safe Buildings |
The agency has not fully reckoned with airborne transmission of the coronavirus in settings like hospitals, schools and meatpacking plants, experts said.
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We spend 90% of our time indoors, and many people will be going back to work in the coming months.  It's time to get serious about truly Covid-19-safe workplaces, and, increasingly, the scientific community, as well as the NYT, agree.

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News about keeping buildings safe -- for facilities executives, architects, risk officers, safety officers, civil engineers, retrofitters, public health officials, safety equipment vendors, building owners, and more.  Our focus is on _evidence-based_ advanced technology and models that help decision makers to understand the cost and safety impact of safety choices.  Our holy grail is a list of the optimal decisions for every individual building, given the current knowledge about the pandemic.  In the past, we've kept buildings safe from dangers like fire, flood, and mold.  Now it's time to add pathogen safety to the list.  This page tracks the latest news. Sign up here to join the pandemic safe buildings community.  Click here to subscribe:
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