It may be warm outside but in offices up and down the country, women are frozen stiff while men enjoy the air con. Radhika Sanghani unpicks the sexist AC war
Ultra Cooling, Stockport, have previously written about work place temperatures and at which temperature workers are at their most productive. According to research from Cornell University, 25 degrees is the optimum temperature for an office. At 25 degrees, humans are 98% productive but at 28 degrees (just 3 degrees more) workers are 95% productive. Interestingly, The Washington Post article claims that cold workers make more mistakes and are less productive than when they are comfortable.