Technical Milestones in 2015 - Year in Review For building owners and operators, 2015 was a lively year for environmental issues, and the coming year promises to be no different. Here is a quick summary of some of the major developments that impacted our industry in 2015. IAQ and Productivity Connection A game changing study
What is a Healthy Building? I was recently interviewed by CRE Radio and TV host Howard Kline on the topic of ‘what is a Healthy Building?’ After 28 years in the Commercial Real Estate (CRE) industry giving innumerable presentations on indoor air quality, mold in commercial buildings, and commercial sustainability, our company has proven expertise
Healthy Buildings Achieves Climate Registered Status for a Fifth Year Lake Forest, CA, September 15th, 2015: Healthy Buildings achieved Climate Registered™ status for the fifth year by successfully measuring its carbon footprint according to The Climate Registry’s best-in-class program, then having it third party verified and reporting the data on The Registry’s website. Healthy Buildings
The steady drumbeat of articles in the media about the impending scarcity and the rising cost of water in the United States (particularly in California) is catching the attention of the commercial real estate community. Indeed, the rise in water and sewer rates has far exceeded the rise in cost of other utilities over the
Healthy Buildings Helps Pioneer IAQ Testing in LEED Version 4 Now with LEED Version 4, your projects can earn two points by testing IAQ after new construction or tenant improvements Healthy Buildings pioneered the initial testing method IEQc 3.2 for measuring the indoor air quality in finished new construction and tenant improvements. We helped to
Healthy Buildings is always eager to share our knowledge and expertise regarding indoor air quality. CEO Simon Turner recently authored an article titled 'The New Mechanics of Productivity: Boost Your Building's IAQ,' published by BUILDINGS website. Click here to view the full article!
Ebola and More - Preparing and Responding to Pandemic Virus Infections A Client Guide from Healthy Buildings October 2014 Ebola was first reported in 1976 and outbreaks limited to a few hundred people have sporadically erupted in Sudan, Zaire (now Congo), Gabon, Uganda and most recently (and to a much greater extent), several countries
Healthy Buildings is proud to announce the successful completion of a LEED v4 IAQ test that resulted in earning the LEED CI project two points for the Indoor Air Quality Assessment credit! As LEED v4 continues to raise the bar on indoor environmental conditions for the health of occupants, Healthy Buildings strives to continue to
The San Diego Green Building Council (SDGBC) will hold its second annual conference, the 'Healthy Buildings and Communities Conference' on September 23rd, 2014. Healthy Buildings International Inc. is proud to participate in this event and also support our own Vice-President Sean McCrady as a panel speaker. Details regarding the event can be found here.
Healthy Buildings would like to give a big ‘thank you!’ to Mark Klein of Collaborative, Leo O’Laughlin and Frank Teng of Jones Lang LaSalle for presenting on JLL’s sustainability and MBCx approach for the 2030 District lunch and learn at 515 S Flower. Way to spark a great collaborative conversation. We love to lunch and learn!