Resource Center: Dealing with COVID-19

Dealing with COVID-19 presents an unprecedented scenario for building owners, plant managers, and employees. As we all adjust to these changing demands, the following resources from Better Buildings partners, affiliates, and other organizations may prove useful.

AIHA Coronavirus Resource Center
American Industrial Hygiene Association

APPA COVID-19 Resources
APPA: Leadership in Educational Facilities

ASHE COVID-19 Resources
American Society for Health Care Engineering

ASHRAE COVID-19 Preparedness Resources

ASHRAE Position Document on Infectious Aerosols

Guidance for Building Operations During the COVID-19 Pandemic
ASHRAE Journal Newsletter

BOMA International COVID-19 Resources
Building Owners and Managers Association

BOMA Seattle/King County Webinar: COVID-19
Building Owners and Managers Association of Seattle/King County

COVID-19 Guidance for K-12 Schools
California Department of Education

CDC FAQ for K-12 Schools and Child Care Programs
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC Guidance for Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Facility
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CAP COVID-19 Resources
Community Action Partnership

CDFA COVID-19 Resource Center
Council of Development Finance Agencies

DE COVID-19 Resources
Delaware Department of Education

COVID-19 Resource Center for K-12 Education
Hanover Research

Role of interior air distribution in SARS transmission
Indoor Air: International Journal of Indoor Environment and Health

NAFA COVID-19 Resources
National Air Filtration Association

NASCSP COVID-19 Resources
National Association for State Community Services Programs

NACo COVID-19 County Response Efforts & Priorities
National Association of Counties

NAM COVID-19 Resources
National Association of Manufacturers

NASEO COVID-19 Resources
National Association of State Energy Officials

State Workforce Agencies Respond to COVID-19
National Association of State Workforce Agencies

NCSL COVID-19 Resources for States
National Conference of State Legislatures

NGA COVID-19 Resources
National Governors Association

NLC COVID-19 Response Resources for Local Leaders
National League of Cities

Evidence of Airborne Transmission of SARS between High-Rise Buildings
New England Journal of Medicine

COVID-19: FAQ for Residential and Commercial Buildings
New York City Health Department

Practice Greenhealth COVID-19 Resources
Practice Greenhealth

RILA COVID-19 Resources
Retail Industry Leaders Association

COVID-19: What Mayors Need to Know
The U.S. Conference of Mayors

COVID-19 Resources for Schools and School Personnel
U.S. Department of Education

SBA COVID-19 Disaster Assistance
U.S. Small Business Administration

WA COVID-19 Guidance and Resources
Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction

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