How Covestro, Legrand, and Thread International Help Architects Advance Sustainability in Innovative Ways
The business of building is booming – the U.S. Census Bureau reports the seasonally-adjusted annual rate of U.S. construction spending now tops $1.3 trillion, a 7.2 percent year-over-year increase (September 2017 to September 2018). This remarkable growth is spurring building materials selection decisions across tens of thousands of residential and commercial construction projects. The process […]Read More Category: Green Building, Innovations
Architects discuss techniques for promoting sustainability and building performance in a project.
Architects shouldn’t get discouraged from pursuing sustainability measures in projects because their clients assume that going green will be too costly or express little interest. Here are some strategies to help make the case for high-performance design.Read More Category: Energy Efficiency, Green Building
The US Green Building Council (USGBC) has released guidance, for achieving a credit under Leed v4 for material ingredient disclosure and selection of safer substances.Read More Category: Energy Efficiency, Green Building