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Healthy Building Syndrome

Healthy Building Syndrome

  In the late 1970s, the term “office illness” was coined and used to describe the negative health symptoms that people experienced in indoor environments, often new construction homes and offices. Then, in 1984, the World Health Organization published a report that introduced

stok Remembers Billy Worthen

stok Remembers Billy Worthen

A pioneer of sustainable design, Bill Worthen was a long-time champion of the sustainable buildings movement. Now, our world weeps after losing one of its strongest, most inspiring leaders. Billy’s (as I got the privilege of using) career spanned many