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Designing homes for the Orang Asli

At the Kuala Lumpur Architecture Festival (KLAF) 2019 held from June 21 to July 7, its organiser, Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia (PAM), sought to address the challenges faced by the Orang Asli community today and in the foreseeable future.

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How do we prevent bad indoor air quality?

So what happens when indoor air is bad? Poor indoor air quality (IAQ) will have a negative impact on your health and well-being. As the saying goes, “home is where the heart is,” but let’s not forget about your lungs as well.

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Design for productive workplaces

In the long term, companies that promote and protect workers’ health could do better in avoiding undue sick leave and disability, minimising medical costs as well as costs associated with high turnover such as training, and enhance long-term productivity, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).

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Why we need air quality regulations

Did you know that without proper ventilation and equipment, a room or building’s indoor air quality (IAQ) could be even more polluted than the air outdoors, to the detriment of the building occupants’ health?

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