Healthy Schools

The built environment impacts the health of students and staff.  The following resources support the development of healthy physical environments – from the safe handling of hazardous materials; to improving indoor air quality; the proper use of cleaning products and pesticides; remediating asbestos, lead, mold; and other environmental concerns.  


  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    Indoor Air Quality

    A Review Course on Indoor Air Quality

    If you graded the indoor air in your buildings, would it pass or fail? 10/01/2017

  • Healthy Facilities

    Healthy Facilities

    The Healthy Facilities Institute (HFI), in partnership with School Planning & Management and College Planning & Management magazines, held the first annual Healthy Facilities Award program. This special section highlights the standouts among the entries received. 07/01/2017

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    Greenest building

    A Living Building

    Hampshire College opens one of the greenest buildings in the world. 09/01/2016

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    indoor air quality on campus

    Healthy Buildings and IAQ

    Facilities managers must often consider green options for dealing with common indoor hazards and contaminants, including mold, asbestos, lead, pests and more. 09/01/2016

  • Maintaining Buildings & Grounds
    campus water crisis

    Bad Water

    The water crisis in Flint, MI, has many colleges and universities taking a critical look at their water supplies. What are schools in Flint and around North America doing to ensure their drinking water is safe? 04/01/2016

  • Maintaining Buildings & Grounds

    Pest Management

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)

    Breathe Easy

  • Maintaining Buildings & Grounds

    What's That Smell?

  • Maintaining Buildings & Grounds

    Water World

  • Business (Managing Higher Ed)

    Healthy Campus, Healthy Community



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