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Build Performance Institute Launches Healthy Home Evaluator Certification

The Building Performance Institute (BPI) has launched a Healthy Home Evaluator certification aimed to help the home performance, weatherization, and healthy housing workforce to better conduct in home assessments relating to occupant health and safety. The certification was developed in partnership with the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative and with assistance from Children’s Mercy Hospital […]

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Review Examines Associations Between Traffic-Related Air Pollution and Development of Asthma in Children

In the March 2017 Environment International, an article examines the how traffic-related air pollution (TRAP) contributes to children’s development of asthma. Researchers “conducted a systemic review and performed meta-analysis” of epidemiological studies “that examined the association between children’s exposure to TRAP metrics and their risk of ‘asthma’ incidence or lifetime prevalence.” The review included 41 […]

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