What Happened to Sick Building Syndrome?

In the 1990s, it seemed that everyone was talking about sick building syndrome (SBS) — it was on the news, in the paper, and, of course, in trade magazines. Speculation was rife over what was causing symptoms such as headaches, dizziness, nausea, and fatigue in certain building occupants. After it came to light that inadequate ventilation was one of the primary causes of SBS, the HVAC industry started looking for solutions…. more on achrnews.com

Panasonic Transitions HVAC and Power Tools Parts Supply Business to Encompass

Encompass Supply Chain Solutions has taken over Panasonic’s HVAC and power tools spare parts business. This follows Panasonic’s decision in December to appoint Encompass as a master distributor of both warranty and non-warranty parts and accessories for its consumer electronics line. Encompass is a leading provider of forward and reverse logistics for a diverse range of finished goods and replacement parts…. more on marketwatch.com