From Replacing Synthetic Materials To Letting The Sun Shine In, Cleaning Up A Toxic Workplace Is Easier Than You Think.
This article offers readers practical tips on creating a healthy work environment in their offices and claims that the fixes can be simpler than people think. The areas of interest range from lighting, cleaning agents and carpeting to office furniture and electronics. The cures range from new techniques for pumping sunlight deep into building recesses to new wood products and glues for office furniture. The article includes a discussion of the health and productivity gains that can result from simply replacing synthetic materials with natural alternatives, improving the flow of fresh air and letting some natural sunshine in.
Source: Adam Aston, Business Week; Aug 20, 2007