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October 06,2011

Over the past few years, Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, and Washington, D.C., have passed laws requiring property owners to measure and disclose...

October 06,2011

The heavy rains and high winds of Hurricane Irene didn’t cause any problems for a Con Edison green roof in New York City. The roof contains sedum...

October 06,2011

Structured much like other rating systems, RoofPoint, establishes green standards specifically for roofs.

October 06,2011

Roofers say a new OSHA rule requiring all residential roofers to wear a safety harness makes workers less safe, and is causing lost business for...

October 06,2011

This summer, Pinellas County, FL wanted to save money on an $81 million public safety complex in Largo by using the county’s own building...

September 30,2011

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health have developed a new guidance...

September 30,2011

EPA regulations impacting the cement industry could force the closure of 18 of the nearly 100 US cement plants and cost 4,000 manufacturing jobs...

September 30,2011

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has a new Voluntary Classification Settlement Program that allows an employer to reclassify independent...

September 29,2011

The Illinois Pollution Control Board holds hearings this week about construction debris rules proposed by the state Environmental Protection...