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Greenbuild is the largest annual event for green building professionals worldwide to learn and source cutting edge solutions to improve resilience, sustainability, and quality of life in our buildings, cities, and communities. This year’s event theme is “A New Living Standard.”

Allergy Standards’ CEO, Dr John McKeon, will be presenting at the event along with SCS Global Services and Tarkett on “Indoor Air Quality Issues and asthma & allergy friendly® Certification for Manufacturers and Specifiers”.

The main 4 objectives of this presentation are to:

  1. Learn about the overall health impacts of VOCs and TVOCs and how exposure can impact occupants’ overall health

  2. Understand why it is important to address beyond merely tracking how and which products contribute to a building’s environment.

  3. Learn about the scientific process, standards, and best practices associated with low VOC building materials within the context of reducing allergens and irritants that can trigger asthma symptoms.

  4. Learn about the asthma & allergy friendly® certification standard and how manufacturers are utilizing it to create better products.