A new study conducted by the World Green Building Council (WGBC) seeks to define and measure health and productivity outcomes from green indoor environments, aiming to add financial value to sustainable office buildings.

The WGBC’s objective is to establish a method for capturing the benefits of sustainable office buildings and identifying metrics that will support investment in greener buildings. “Sick days, employee turnover and staff surveys are all likely to be investigated as potential ways of standardising the measurement of health and productivity…