Tag: environmental health

Mould and damp: We need a healthy housing agenda

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to rethink how we approach health and protect our populations. It has amplified social and economic vulnerability.

7 apartment-friendly plants that’ll help keep your air clean and fresh

With all the fumes of city life and the relatively cramped spaces of many rental properties, we all want to make the most of all the space we’ve got.

Designing the compassionate city to overcome built-in biases and help us...

When we design, build, manage, occupy or even just pass through a place, we change it. Whether we are conscious of it or not,...

Why apartment dwellers need indoor plants

The number of Australians living in high-rise apartments doubled between 1991 and 2011 and that trend has continued since then. By Danica Lee Larcombe -...