On 26 October 2022, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a recast Ambient Air Quality Directive. The Impact Assessment contains some hopeful notes for a future policy response from the EU on Indoor Air Quality as well.

Eurovent has released its new Recommendation 6/18 on quality criteria for Air Handling Units (AHUs). The document, prepared by the Eurovent Product Group ‘Air Handling Units’, provides information on various issues pertaining to requirements for AHUs.

From 04 to 05 October 2022, the Eurovent Team is going to be at Interclima 2022, an exhibition for all those involved in the HVAC sector and in construction. Eurovent will be at your disposal for requests on latest industry and standardisation updates.

Frank Taaning Grundholm is a Member of the Eurovent Board and Vice President, Global HVACR Sales at ABB. In our ‘The Board Perspective’ series, he tells us about building sustainability and its connection with Indoor Air Quality.

The Eurovent Board Member Mikael Borjesson, Director Competence, Sustainability and External Relations at Swegon has been involved in the HVAC sector since the 1990s. For our ‘The Board Perspective’ series, we obtained his opinion on gender equality and some information on standardisations in the HVAC sector.

The EPBD file is progressing in both the Council and Parliament. The Council appears poised to water down the proposal of the Commission, whereas the EP seems likely to call for more ambition and higher focus on social aspects and co-benefits, including Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ).

Refrigeration has become part of our daily lives, and to celebrate the 2022 World Refrigeration Day for refrigeration and air conditioning impact in our lives, Eurovent would like to show in a short video why cooling matters to us all.

Eurovent heeft de Franse, Nederlandse en Noorse bijgewerkte versie gepubliceerd van Aanbeveling 4/23 „Selectie van EN ISO 16890 nominaal luchtfilterklassen voor algemene ventilatietoepassingen”. Deze aanbeveling is in overeenstemming met de wereldwijde richtsnoeren voor luchtkwaliteit 2021 van de WHO.

Eurovent a publié la version actualisée française, néerlandaise et norvégienne de la recommandation 4/23 «Sélection des classes de filtres à air nominales EN ISO 16890 pour les applications générales de ventilation». La présente recommandation s’aligne sur les lignes directrices de 2021 de l’OMS sur la qualité de l’air.

Eurovent har publisert den franske, nederlandske og norske versjonen av anbefaling 4/23 «Valg av luftfiltre klassifisert etter EN ISO 16890 for allmenn ventilasjon». Anbefalingen er oppdatert i tråd med WHOs retningslinjer for luftkvalitet i 2021.