13 Feb '18, 4pm

Are #Passivhaus buildings healthy?

Healthy buildings through Passivhaus & good design Richard Dudzicki , RDA Architects Architecture does not have to be compromised by Passivhaus performance & quality. PHPP provides a simple design tool to create comfortable buildings that perform better than typical UK building regulations. Good design equals knowing & working with the project limitations.Lessons shared from London Passivhaus schemes. Health & well-being: more than building performance Ed Wealend , Cundall/ WELL building standard There is more to a healthy building than thermal comfort & air quality. Light, acoustics, beauty to name a few other considerations. Although Passivhaus deals with IAQ, it fails to monitor VOC's & air filteration may not protect from polluting small particulates common in large cities. The WELL standard doesn’t address building performance itself; It presumes designers and enginee...

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