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-Rigorous integration of the concept of healthand well-being in parallel with the concept of passive construction,proving that"passive" and"health" are not in contradiction; -Controls, analyses and measurements upon completion of construction; -Production of teaching material (documentary film, book, specific documentaries); -Contact with the owner-occupiersisestablished and maintained in order to allow long-term observation of theconstruction and validate the choices made.
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