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Portico highlights the importance of biophilic design in the workplace on the occasion of Earth Day theme

As they celebrate this year’s Earth Day theme ‘Invest in our Plant’, they discuss the importance of biophilic design in the workplace.
The term ‘biophilia’ is a reference to the human need and desire to connect to nature. This same principle applies when introducing biophilic design to the workplaces, through natural and sustainable materials.
Elevating employee wellbeing
The environmental positives of biophilic design are important for the future of workplaces and ultimately the planet. Creating green indoor spaces with water features, plants, and natural materials brings a range of benefits such as reducing a tenant’s carbon footprint and regulating the temperatures of buildings.
The environmental positives of biophilic design are important for the future of workplaces
Biophilic design is known to also elevate employee wellbeing and engagement, by connecting building occupants more closely to nature. Green spaces are proven to re…