Indoor Air Quality

General Requirements
The University Office of Environmental Health and Safety Management (EHS) and the IU Physical Plant each have responsibilities for addressing Indoor Air Quality Issues. The Physical Plant deals with Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) issues:

EHS handles other air quality issues, including

Regulations
OSHA and EPA Guidelines

Keys to Compliance for Supervisors

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How do I know if “the Building” is causing my employees’ problems?
A. EHS can investigate to determine if there is an obvious physical issue with the building, such as mold, excessive dust, or presence of irritating materials.

Q. When do I call EHS and when do I call Physical Plant.
A. You can call either – each will either respond, or contact the other as appropriate.

Links to written programs, further information
ehs.iu.edu/topics/indoor-air

 

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