LEED, WELL, RESET - What is the Difference?
Green building is a hot topic in Asia. Whether due to concerns around construction's role in global warming or in response to fears around protecting people from heavy pollution outdoors, everyone's talking. And, green building is making its way into the Chinese government's latest 5 Year Plan and into provincial and national standards. This week...
Tips for Successful Green Building Certification
Over the years, we’ve helped a range of clients create cleaner, healthier spaces for their staff and clients. Healthy indoor environments have been shown to reduce absenteeism, help staff retention, and increase productivity. One of the best ways to communicate your commitment to staff, tenants, and guests is to achieve a green certification stand...
AQI, API, PM2.5 – Which One Should I Check?
What are the benefits of using PM2.5 and not AQI to measure air quality, and what difference does it really make? PureLiving explains:
Part-I The Different Measures
AQI stands for "Air Quality Index” and rates air quality on a 0 - 500 scale, with 0 being the best, and 500 representing the worst. This method was introduced to China by the US Emba...Read more
PureLiving expands into Hong Kong
PureLiving, Asia’s leading indoor environmental solutions provider, is opening a new office in Hong Kong, marking the group’s fifth office across Greater China. The new Hong Kong office, supported by a team of environmental experts, will allow PureLiving to better support its clients in Hong Kong and give greater focus to projects in the region.... Read more