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Indoor Air Quality

Maintaining a healthy indoor air quality is important for all environments, but especially in the place you live. Building materials can be harmful to not only your health, but also the earth.

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The flooring for student rooms is made from 80% recycled materials and requires no waxing or buffing, which contributes to a higher indoor air quality. Fewer cleaning materials and less water is used to maintain these floors, which saves energy and resources.

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Low VOC finishes and adhesives were used for flooring, wall paints, and various materials to contribute to a healthy interior environment. Some materials have toxic chemicals that offgas. The designers of Gateway Hall intentionally chose options that would not have harmful effects.

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More Resources

Learn more about the importance of indoor air quality by watching the video below.

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Learn more about how interior finishes and materials can contribute to a healthier interior environment.