New study highlights 10 wellbeing benefits of building with wood

Considering in the developed world, around 90% of our time is spent inside – something that’s been exacerbated in recent times by the COVID-19 pandemic – it is more important than ever to assess wellbeing whilst indoors, and the recently launched whitepaper by Stora Enso in collaboration with the Technical University Munich demystifies the role building materials play in this.

The analysis reviews multiple areas of research, such as wood’s ability to reduce stress and boost productivity levels.

To view the 10 key well-being benefits of building with wood in the full whitepaper, go to