Ventilation References & Resources


The Environmental Law Institute (ELI) – State-based laws and regulations

ELI – Topics in School Environmental Health

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – Indoor Air QualityExternal

International Code Council – International Code Adoptions / Building Mechanical Codes for States and Localities
Check with your state or locality for location-specific code amendments.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration – VentilationExternal

Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractor’s National AssociationExternal

ANSI/ASHRAE [2016]. Ventilation for acceptable indoor air quality, standard 62.1-2016. Atlanta GA: ASHRAE.

ANSI/ASHRAE [2013]. Thermal Environmental Conditions for Human Occupancy, standard 55-2013. Atlanta GA: ASHRA.

Page last reviewed: September 1, 2015