Back To Schedule
Thursday, June 20 • 10:45am - 12:00pm
Translating Science into Practice to Deliver Healthier Materials

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Research from Harvard University faculty and other scientists has clearly shown the danger of certain chemicals of concern, yet these chemicals are pervasive throughout many common building materials.  Some of the most effective interventions for enhancing the health, productivity and well-being of people in the built environment can be achieved with healthier building materials and products. Harvard University to using its campus as a testbed to translate science into practice to develop scalable solutions for a healthier built environment. Come learn about Harvard’s transferable approach, best practices and lessons learned that can be leveraged and applied in your built environment work to benefit human and planetary health.  

avatar for Heather Henriksen

Heather Henriksen

Managing Director, Harvard University Office for Sustainability, Harvard University
Heather Henriksen has served as Harvard University’s chief sustainability officer since 2008, advising the President and senior leadership on strategy and building an organizational change enterprise.  Heather leads the Office for Sustainability which oversees the implementation... Read More →

Attendees (2)