Selected Publications | Environmental Consulting

 

Health and Home Upgrades, Dave Jacobs, Jonathan Wilson, Ellen Tohn, ASHRAE Journal, February 2017. 

Home Rx: The Health Benefits of Home Performance, A Review of the Current Literature, The National Center for Healthy Housing Tohn Environmental Strategies, US Department of Energy, December 2016.

Occupant Health Benefits of Residential Energy Efficiency, E4TheFuture, Tohn Environmental Strategies, The National Center for Healthy Housing and Three3, November 2016. 

Community Benefit: Impact on Climate Change and the Environment, Julie Trocchio, Ellen Tohn, and Lauren Kleinman, Health Progress, Catholic Hospital Association, October 2016. 

 Watts to Wellbeing: Does Residential Energy Conservation Improve Health? J. Wilson, E. Tohn, et al, Energy Efficiency, 2013. 

Green & Healthy Property Management: A Guide to Multifamily Buildings, Local Initiatives Support Corporation, February, 2013.
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Creating Healthy and Energy Efficient Housing: What Does the Research Tell Us?, Ellen Tohn and Jonathan Wilson, Home Energy, September/October 2012
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One Touch: Creating Healthy and Energy-Efficient Housing, Tohn Environmental Strategies, 2012. 

Healthy Housing Opportunities During Weatherization Work: June 2010- February 2011, Jonathan Wilson, The National Center for Healthy Housing, Ellen Tohn, Tohn Environmental Strategies, National Renewable Energy Laboratory and US Department of Energy, NREL/SR-7A20-49947, April 2011.
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Healthy and Safe Homes: Research, Practice, and Policy, K. Mack, R. Morley, E. Tohn et al, American Public Health Association, ISBN # 978-0-87553-197-7, 2010.

Healthy Energy-Efficient Housing: Using a One-Touch Approach to Maximize Public Health, Energy, and Housing Programs and Policies, Kate Kuholski; Ellen Tohn; Rebecca Morley, Journal of Public Health Management Practice, 16(5) E-Supp, S68–S74, 2010.

Enabling Deep and Scalable Energy Efficiency in Communities, Massachusetts of Technology (MIT) Community Energy Efficiency Practicum, Harvey Michaels, et al., Ellen Tohn, Faculty Advisor, September 2009.

Comparing Green Building Guidelines and Healthy Homes Principles: A Preliminary Investigation,  The National Center for Healthy Housing & Ellen Tohn,www.centerforhealthyhousing.org, 2008 and 2006. 
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Boston One Touch: Action Steps for Healthier and Greener Homes For Boston Familiers, The National Center for Healthy Housing, Ellen Tohn, Naomi Mermin, Peggy-Hegarty-Stack,  www.centerforheallthyhousing.org, 2008.
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Asthma and Weatherization in Maine, The National Center for Healthy Housing & Ellen Tohn, ERT Associates, www.centerforhealthyhousing.org, 2006.
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Lawyers and Doctors Partnering for Healthy Housing, Monisha Cherayil, Denise Oliveira, Megan Sandel, Ellen Tohn, Clearinghouse Review, Volume 35, Numbers 1-2, May-June 2005.

 Barn Raising: Building Coalitions to Promote Healthy Housing: Lessons Learned From the First Years of The Asthma Regional Council of New England, Ellen Tohn & ICF Consulting, The Asthma Regional Council of New England,www.asthmaregionalcouncil.org, 2004.
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Building and Maintaining Healthier Housing, Ellen Tohn, Northeast Sun, Fall 2004.

An Evaluation of One-Time Professional Dust Removal in Homes with Deteriorated Lead-Based Paint and Lead Dust Hazards, Ellen R. Tohn, Sherry Dixon, et. al. Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, Volume 18(2): 138-143, 2003.

Designing Asthma Friendly Housing, Ellen R. Tohn, Journal of Light Construction, December 2002.

The Effect of Lead Hazard Controls on Children’s Blood Lead Concentrations: A Systematic Review, Erin Haynes, Bruce Lanphear, Ellen Tohn, et. al., Environmental Health Perspectives, 110:1, 2002.

Achieving Dust Lead Clearance Standards After Lead Hazard Control Projects: An Evaluation of the HUD Recommended Cleaning Procedure and An Abbreviated Alternative, with Sherry Dixon, Ellen R. Tohn, et. al., Environmental Health Perspectives, 108:5:453-456, 2000.

A Pilot Study Examining Changes in Dust Lead Loadings on Walls and Ceilings After Lead Hazard Control Interventions, Ellen Tohn, et. al., Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, 14:339-344, 1999.

A Planner’s Role In Addressing Lead-Based Paint Hazards, Ellen R. Tohn, Changing Cities, Spring 1994.

Selected Publications | Environmental Consulting