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January 18,2012

The California Energy Commission (CEC) now recognizes open-cell spray foam as an accepted insulation in its 2008 Building Energy Efficiency...

January 05,2012

Once seen as a cost burden, building to LEED standards is now an "easy call," according to Dan Probst, chairman of energy and sustainability for...

January 05,2012

GreenStep Cities, a Minnesota initiative, was designed to provide greater recognition to the state's communities for achievements in meeting...

January 05,2012

Some changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act go into effect beginning March 15, 2012.

January 05,2012

Some Ontario builders are worried that new building code requirements with stricter energy efficiency measures could lead to poor indoor air...

The Defense Department will not be allowed to use any money to certify its build
January 05,2012

The Defense Department will not be allowed to use any money to certify its buildings LEED Gold or Platinum, under a law President Obama signed Dec...

January 05,2012

Some changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act go into effect beginning March 15, 2012.

December 29,2011

OSHA is enforcing its new fall protection standards, as evidenced by a recent crackdown in New York.

December 29,2011

The National Roofing Contractors Association's (NRCA's) program "Roofing Industry Fall Protection from A to Z" will be held Feb. 21 during the...

December 29,2011

Some criticized the decision, reasoning that the structure could be a terrorist target.