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Association IBO - Austrian Institute for Healthy and Ecological Building

As an independent scientific association, the IBO has been researching the interactions between humans, buildings and the environment since 1980. One of its central tasks is the development and promotion of the fundamentals of ecological architecture. The IBO employs people from a wide variety of backgrounds who have been involved in building biology and building ecology for many years.

IBO - Austrian Institute for Building and Ecology GmbH

IBO GmbH was founded in 1997. In addition to research and knowledge dissemination, the departments offer a wide range of services:

Material ecology:
Product testing, life cycle assessments and EPDs of building materials, building product management...

Building assessment:
IBO ÖKOPASS, klima:aktiv Bauen und Sanieren, EU Green Building, passive certification...

Building physics:
Building constructions and construction methods, building simulations, sound insulation and acoustics, moisture damage...

Sound measurements, moisture measurements, comfort & comfort measurements...

Ecological building and healthy living is our goal.

Board of Directors and employees
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Contact and opening times

IBO - Austrian Institute for Healthy an Ecology Building and
IBO - Austrian Institute for Building and Ecology
A-1090 Vienna, Alserbachstraße 5/8

T: + 43 (0) 1 319 20 05
F: + 43 (0) 1 319 20 05-50

Mon – Fri, 9.00 –12.00 and
Mon – Thurs, 13.00–16.00

Transport links:

U6 Währingerstraße/Volksoper and bus 40A, or tram lines 5, 33, 37, 38