Making a Difference in the Spaces Where We Live, Work, Learn, Heal and Play

Making a Difference in the Spaces Where We Live, Work, Learn, Heal and Play

If the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it is how closely our personal and planetary environments are connected. Never has it been more important to ensure the spaces around us contribute to healthy people and a healthy planet.

In our drive toward a more sustainable world, it's become critical to ensure the transformation of buildings from structures that shelter into structures that serve and preserve the health and well-being of people and planet. In this series sponsored by Armstrong World Industries, we'll explore trends and new practices in the pursuit of sustainable, innovative solutions for spaces.

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Embodied Carbon: An Urgent Call for Decarbonization
In August, the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued its sixth assessment report with a clear message that climate change is intensifying. The report noted the “unequivocal” effect humans have on the climate and the need to accelerate and advance how we prepare for the future. With the impacts of climate...
Sep 17, 2021 11:00 AM ET
This Living Lab Imagines the Post-COVID Office as Flexible, Informative and Responsive
As the COVID-19 pandemic fades and vaccination rates improve, employers are working on plans for re-entry with an opportunity to reset previous environments. The benefits of working from home have given many people options for a more convenient, controllable and customizable workspace. Employers who want to attract and retain top talent will have to ensure that any work environment provides...
Aug 6, 2021 8:30 AM ET
Wellbeing Is As Important As Safety in a Post-COVID Workspace, Employees Say
The end of the COVID-19 crisis is finally coming into view, but its disruptive impact on the U.S. workforce is only just beginning to take shape. In one especially significant development for employers, the struggle to recruit and retain top talent...
May 17, 2021 9:30 AM ET