Umhverfismál hafa ávallt skipað stóran sess í nálgun VA á sinni hönnun hvort sem viðkemur húsbyggingum eða skipulagi. Nú hefur Vinnustofa Arkitekta tekið eitt skref í viðbót í þessari hugsjón og öðlast réttindi til umhverfisvottunar skv. BREEAM International New Construction. It is an internationally recognized certification system that is used around the world to ensure eco-friendliness of new buildings and is also rapidly proving its worth in Iceland.
VA now offers consulting and certification according to BREEAM International New Construction environmental system.
Anna Sigridur Jóhannsdóttir architect Fai and BREEAM Assessor, has focused on eco-friendliness in the design of buildings in recent years. She has, among other duties, written it as friendly Daylight published source material and taught at the Iceland Academy and School of Continuing Education Technical College. She now works with overall architect services BREEAM certification Architectural Workshop,is.