Acoustics are a major workplace problem
If you work in an open plan office, you may well be one of millions for whom noise and acoustics is a sensitive issue. Research shows you're not alone - it is a major problem. Workplace specialists and industry experts around the world have tried to solve this problem.
One solution has been to incorporate sound absorbing materials into the design of workplace interiors. Traditionally the way to increase the surface area of these materials was to increase thickness, therefore increasing the weight and bulk of the design.