ASID Presents New Research Series on Sustainability

Feb. 19, 2007

Washington – As sustainability and environmental consciousness become increasingly important to the interior design profession, the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) presents a new series of sustainable design white papers, entitled Interior Design and Global Impacts. This five-publication series, on topics integral to sustainability as it relates to the interior design profession, includes: “Beyond Interior Design;” “Indoor Air Quality;” “Materials and Products;” “Selling Green;” and a “Reference Guide.”

This comprehensive collection was researched and written by industry thought leaders in sustainable design, including Kirsten Childs, ASID, LEED AP, Croxton Collaborative; Cris Argeles, 7 group; Holley Henderson, IIDA, LEED AP; Scot Horst, LEED AP, 7 group; and Nadav Malin, LEED AP, BuildingGreen, Inc.

The series is generously sponsored by ASID Industry Partners Lightolier®, Steelcase®, TOTO®, Tricycle, VISTA® and Wilsonart® Laminate.

For pricing and to purchase the series or each individual publication, visit

About ASID
ASID is a community of people—designers, industry representatives, educators and students—committed to interior design. Through education, knowledge sharing, advocacy, community building and outreach, the Society strives to advance the interior design profession and, in the process, to demonstrate and celebrate the power of design to positively change people’s lives. Its more than 38,000 members engage in a variety of professional programs and activities through a network of 48 Chapters throughout the United States and Canada. To learn more about ASID, visit

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