Environmental Performance Criteria 2.2
Indoor Environmental Quality

Sustainable Sites

Water Efficiency

Energy & Atmosphere

Materials & Resources

Indoor Environmental Quality

Innovation & Design Process

Prerequisite 4: Exterior Door Notification System


Ensure that use of exterior doors does not compromise laboratory safety.


Prerequisite 4.0
Provide an explicit notification system for all doors leading directly from pressure-controlled laboratory spaces to the outside.

Technologies & Strategies

Install alarms or warning lights for all doors leading directly from lab spaces to outside. Alarm system should notify affected persons with minimal annoyance to other building occupants.


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