Sustainable materials prove to be prudent investment

Health care organizations can gain a number of returns by investing in sustainable interiors. Green interior design enables facilities to be responsible stewards of environmental health and safety as well as the financial health of an institution; it also correlates the mission of a facility with its materials.

“The conversation has gone from sustainability … to the notion of materials being healthful,” says Blake Jackson, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, WELL AP, associate and sustainability practice leader, Tsoi/Kobus & Associates, Cambridge, Mass.

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