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Monday, 09 September 2013 12:07

Health Care by Green Design

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Green roofs and walls can significantly reduce rooftop temperatures and result in savings on energy. Yet more health facilities are investing in green roofs for another reason. The simple reason is that connecting people with nature allows patients to relate to natural systems and decreases stress. This all helps quicken the recovery process.  

Discover what Gail Vittori, co-director of the Centre for Maximum Potential Building Systems, thinks about green design in health facilities.

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  • Source: Design Build Source
  • Name: Kristen Avis
  • Website: http://designbuildsource.com.au/
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