It all starts with research
Our compilation of research digests directly compliment the WELL Building Standard, providing a deeper dive into the evidence behind each feature. Focused on the WELL concepts, the digests:
Build and affirm foundational public health and building science knowledge related to health in buildings and organizations
Discuss pertinent public health issues related to WELL features, underscoring the why behind every feature in WELL
How you can use it
Whether you are looking to build your public health knowledge or communicate the why behind a WELL feature, our research digests have something for you:
Hear what people are saying
“It strengthens the story I can tell to clients about why implementing WELL features is beneficial for them and their company.”
Understand how daylight and electric light can enhance visual comfort and promote optimal sleep patterns.Download
Thermal Comfort | Get cozy
Learn about the importance of creating comfortable indoor environments.
Explore how materials and products installed and used in buildings may impact human health.
Discover how the quantity and quality of your daily movements can support your physical and mental health.
Learn how supportive acoustic environments can help reduce distractions and promote focus.
Get to know IWBI
The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) is advancing human health, safety and well-being through science. IWBI delivers the cutting-edge WELL Building Standard™ (WELL™), the leading global rating system and the first to be focused exclusively on the ways that buildings, and everything in them, can improve our comfort, drive better choices, and generally enhance, not compromise, our health and well-being. With WELL as our vehicle, we're translating what we know into what we practice.