42 U.S. Code § 17122 - Research and development
Research and development
(a) EstablishmentThe Federal Director and the Commercial Director, jointly and in coordination with the Advisory Committee, shall—
(2) develop and recommend a high-performance green building research plan that—
(A) identifies information and research needs, including the relationships between human health, occupant productivity, safety, security, and accessibility and each of—
emissions from materials and products in the building;
other issues relating to the health, comfort, productivity, and performance of occupants of the building;
(B) promotes the development and dissemination of high-performance green building measurement tools that, at a minimum, may be used—
to perform life-cycle assessments; and
identifies and tests new and emerging technologies for high-performance green buildings;
support other research initiatives determined by the Directors’ Offices.
(b) Indoor air qualityThe Federal Director, in consultation with the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency and the Advisory Committee, shall develop and carry out a comprehensive indoor air quality program for all Federal facilities to ensure the safety of Federal workers and facility occupants—
during new construction and renovation of facilities; and
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