The system addresses built environments of every type, from offices to schools to health clinics to residential facilities and is accessed through a carefully-designed and easy to use digital portal.
The sustainability movement had been fading for some time. I am not sure exactly when it winked out of existence, because many important elements of the movement are still around us.
Steelcase partnered with multiple local and global organizations to give back to the community, made progress in reducing its global environmental footprint and received recognition for its commitment to diversity and inclusion throughout the organization.
Today, competitors at companies such as Shaw and Mohawk offer a range of environmentally focused programs that threaten Interface’s eco-dominance.
Study revealed that an increased intake of CO2 can lead to poor decision making, slower reaction times and increased tiredness among employees.
When it comes to employee retention, the building itself can play a huge role in enticing people to stay. Workers
UL has announced it is an accredited independent third-party certification body in accordance to FEMB level, the European program for sustainability certification of office and contract furniture in interiors.
theMART in Chicago is the first project to successfully be awarded Fitwel Certification for both owner and tenant occupied spaces, totaling 4.2 million gross square feet.
During recent interviews with top executives and with his daughters and grandchildren, it’s obvious everyone feels the responsibility to spread Anderson’s messages of saving our planet before it’s too late.
Have you ever been in an all-day strategy meeting in the same conference room with the doors closed and felt that you were practically brain-dead by 4:00 PM?
A new survey released recently by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) reveals employees who work in LEED-certified green buildings are happier, healthier and more productive than employees in conventional and non-LEED buildings.
Kenneth Freeman of Ambius shares how to effectively reap the benefits of biophilic design in the workplace.
For environmentally minded companies, good interior design is an intrinsic part of a greener office.
Sustainable office design focuses on saving natural resources, but also increasing the well-being of office workers.
The commercial flooring manufacturer's pursuit of the stringent Living Product Challenge standards yields change at every level.
The Crown Estate has announced that it has been awarded WELL Certification at the Platinum Level for its head office at No 1 St James’s Market, London by the International WELL Building Institute.
Plastic Whale is a professional plastic fishing company that offers boat trips during which tourists — while sightseeing — will pick up plastic from Amsterdam's canals. The plastic bottles that are being collected get turned into office furniture, in collaboration with Vepa.