Impact of Green Walls on Indoor Air Quality in Corporate Offices

Riya Sanjay Kulkarni, Shriharsh Ashok Dixit

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Abstract

The megacities have witnessed massive increase in the population due to migration of people from rural areas. Cities, known for its job opportunities are increasing built forms which is creating negative impact on the environment. A large population spends on average 8-10 hours in an office. Limited natural elements within an office environment affecting users negatively by creating mental and physical health conditions. Numerous Studies confirmed that the imbalance in Indoor Air Quality, Thermal, Acoustic and Visual comfort results into Sick Building Syndrome. This research focuses on importance of consolidating Green walls within corporate offices and reviewing its positive impact on the indoor air quality affecting the performance of professional workers within that building premises. The study concludes that the green wall metabolizes harmful toxins present in the workspace, leading to an approximate 70% of productivity gain and a healthier working environment for the employees.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationECS Transactions
PublisherAustralian Institute of Physics
Pages3705-3723
Number of pages19
Edition1
ISBN (Electronic)9781607685395
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2022
Event1st International Conference on Technologies for Smart Green Connected Society 2021, ICTSGS 2021 - Virtual, Online, United States
Duration: 29-11-202130-11-2021

Publication series

NameECS Transactions
Number1
Volume107
ISSN (Print)1938-6737
ISSN (Electronic)1938-5862

Conference

Conference1st International Conference on Technologies for Smart Green Connected Society 2021, ICTSGS 2021
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityVirtual, Online
Period29-11-2130-11-21

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Engineering

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