Green Offices Boost Brainpower
The evidence that ‘green’ offices have a significant positive impact on the health and productivity of workers continues to mount.
Sustainable Products for Healthcare Design
The sustainability of a product is more than just a question of what materials it does, or does not contain and nowhere is this more evident...
Green Building Shown to Improve Productivity
New research indicating that green buildings can dramatically increase the cognitive function and productivity of office workers is poised to have a profound impact upon attitudes...
Benefits of Interior ‘Green’ Paints
Eco-friendly, Low-VOC, natural and recycled paints are not only healthier for the environment, but for people as well.
What’s So Bad About VOCs?
With an increasing number of paint manufacturers lining the shelves with ‘low-VOC’ or ‘no-VOC’ products, we’re now well aware that it’s wise to avoid volatile organic...
Are Your Design and Furnishing Choices Making People Sick?
How many hours a week are you spending at work? What are you doing there?
Window Coverings and Your Health
In recent years there seems to be a significant increase in those suffering from allergies, and the home has been earmarked as one of the leading...
How Sustainable are Tile and Stone Products?
We don’t often think of tile or stone products as being particularly harmful, as far as materials go.
The Sustainable Carpet Buying Guide
Despite their soft and cosy feeling under our feet, carpets can have a range of environmental and health impacts just like any other product.
Household Chemicals' Link to Health Issues
Common household chemicals have been linked to health issues including breathing difficulties, cognitive impairment and seizures, new research shows.