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May 2013

Published on May 31, 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Industry
The Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building in Portland. Credit: dog97209 via

Here’s our weekly collection of green building clips:

After years of construction, Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building open and efficient, The Oregonian. The federal building in downtown Portland has undergone a...

Published on May 31, 2013 Written by Stacy Glass Posted in Industry

More people worry about chemicals of concern in our environment than ever before, and it’s starting to change how manufacturers are thinking about building materials and products that enter our homes.

A significant portion of this pollution comes from the materials that make up our indoor environment: wall coverings, floor covering...

Published on May 29, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in Industry

Washington, D.C. (May 29, 2013) – Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced that Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will give the opening keynote address at its 2013 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo. This year’s conference will take place November 20-22 in Philadelphia at the...

Published on May 28, 2013 Written by Kate Hurst Posted in Industry

Over the last decade we’ve watched Greenbuild grow into the industry's can't miss event, and this year we’re confident this is going to be our biggest and best Greenbuild yet. 

In 2013, we’re celebrating our theme, Greenbuild Nation, in the great city of...

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