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The Impact of Green Buildings on Cognitive Function, A Harvard Study

Overview: The indoor built environment plays a critical role in our overall well-being. We spend about 90 percent of our time indoors, and buildings have a unique ability to positively or negatively influence our health. This study was designed to simulate indoor environmental quality conditions in...

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Harvard Study finds improved indoor air quality doubles cognitive function test results

What if indoor air quality could improve decision making? A new study from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Center for Health and the Global Environment, SUNY Upstate Medical University and Syracuse University has found that improved indoor environmental quality doubled occupants’ cognitive...

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White House Announces Passive House Initiative

Excerpted from nypassivehouse.org...

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Fairfieldista reports on The Pure House In Westport

On March 24, 2015, Ann Quasarano of Fairfieldista.com reported on an open house event at the brand new Pure House in Westport, Connecticut. "Westport’s The Pure House gives new meaning to the term, “clean living.” The roughly 6,000 square foot house off Coleytown Road appears to be a classic Connecticut colonial...

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