Improved acoustics reduces disturbance by a third

Ecophon part of unique study based on real-life conditions

Ecophon toghether with the Stress Research Institute in Stockholm have conducted a unique study to examine how sound effects people in open-plan offices.

The set-up of the study featured a cross-over design, doubble control groups and took place in a real-life environment. More than 150 workers were part of the study.

Thanks to the unique design we achived a strong study proving that people are strongly affected by the sound environment in open-plan offices:

Improved acoustics
reduces disturbance by
up to a third.

 

Learn more and download the full  report

   


The Stress Research Institute
is a Swedish knowledge centre for stress, sleep and health at the Department of Social Science at Stokholm University.

The Institute specialises in research concerning stress, work and health, which is a leading research area at Stockholm University.

 

   
 

 

  

 

 

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Saint-Gobain Ecophon AB
No.1 Shale Road
N1 Business Park
Cnr. Old Johannesburg & Tlokwa RoadsKosmosdal Ext.
Samrand 0157, P.O. Box 700, Germiston 1400, South Africa
Phone: +27 (0) 12 657 2958
E-mail: ecophonsa@saint-gobain.com

Contact us

Saint-Gobain Ecophon AB
No.1 Shale Road
N1 Business Park
Cnr. Old Johannesburg & Tlokwa RoadsKosmosdal Ext.
Samrand 0157, P.O. Box 700, Germiston 1400, South Africa
Phone: +27 (0) 12 657 2958
E-mail: ecophonsa@saint-gobain.com