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Webinar: Air Quality and Reducing Covid-19 Risks at Schools and Universities

Listen to our latest webinar on air quality and how it affects the risks of COVID19 transmission in schools and universities.

✅ Air Quality in Context of COVID19. Research on Airborne SARS-CoV-2 Transmission
1. Allen, J.; Marr, L. Re-thinking the Potential for Airborne Transmission of SARS-CoV-2. Preprints 2020, 2020050126 (doi: 10.20944/preprints202005.0126.v1);
2. van Doremalen N, Bushmaker T, Morris DH, et al. Aerosol and Surface Stability of SARS-CoV-2 as Compared with SARS-CoV-1. N Engl J Med. 2020;382(16):1564-1567. doi:10.1056/NEJMc2004973
3. G Aernout Somsen, Cees van Rijn, Stefan Kooij, Reinout A Bem, Daniel Bonn, Small droplet aerosols in poorly ventilated spaces and SARS-CoV-2 transmission, The Lancet Respiratory Medicine
4. Sia, S.F., Yan, L., Chin, A.W.H. et al. Pathogenesis and transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in golden hamsters. Nature 583, 834–838 (2020).
5. Richard, M., Kok, A., de Meulder, D. et al. SARS-CoV-2 is transmitted via contact and via the air between ferrets. Nat Commun 11, 3496 (2020).
6. Closed environments facilitate secondary transmission of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) Hiroshi Nishiura, Hitoshi Oshitani, Tetsuro Kobayashi, Tomoya Saito, Tomimasa Sunagawa, Tamano Matsui, Takaji Wakita, MHLW COVID-19 Response Team, Motoi Suzuki medRxiv 2020.02.28.20029272; doi:
7. Indoor transmission of SARS-CoV-2 Hua Qian, Te Miao, Li LIU, Xiaohong Zheng, Danting Luo, Yuguo Li medRxiv 2020.04.04.20053058; doi:
8. Lidia Morawska, Donald K Milton, It Is Time to Address Airborne Transmission of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), Clinical Infectious Diseases, , ciaa939,

✅ Practical Recommendations
1. REHVA COVID-19 guidance document, August 3, 2020
2. REHVA_COVID-19_Guidance_School_Buildings

✅ How to Perform Air Quality Measurements16:06 Additional Info:

✅ Air Quality Effects on Health. Research on CO2 Effects on the Cognition
1. Allen JG, MacNaughton P, Satish U, Santanam S, Vallarino J, Spengler JD. Associations of Cognitive Function Scores with Carbon Dioxide, Ventilation, and Volatile Organic Compound Exposures in Office Workers: A Controlled Exposure Study of Green and Conventional Office Environments. Environ Health Perspect. 2016;124(6):805-812. doi:10.1289/ehp.1510037
2. Xu F, Uh J, Brier MR, et al. The influence of carbon dioxide on brain activity and metabolism in conscious humans. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2011;31(1):58-67. doi:10.1038/jcbfm.2010.153
3. Petersen, Steffen & Jensen, Kasper & Pedersen, Ann & Rasmussen, Henriette. (2015). The effect of increased classroom ventilation rate indicated by reduced CO2-concentration on the performance of schoolwork by children. Indoor Air. 26. 10.1111/ina.12210.

✅ How to Ventilate Classrooms. Example Experiment
✅ Conclusions
✅ Questions and Answers

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