Niagara Health has registered the South Niagara Project with the International WELL Building Institute to work towards becoming WELL® v2 certified.
WELL® certification is based off of 10 concepts.
Thermal comfort is linked to our health, well-being and productivity and is ranked as one of the highest contributing factors influencing overall human satisfaction in buildings. Due to its influence on the integumentary, endocrine and respiratory body systems, thermal comfort can impact multiple health outcomes. The Thermal Comfort concept aims to promote human productivity and ensure a maximum level of thermal comfort among all building users through improved HVAC system design and control.