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The research can help designers identify which products should be subjected to e
October 16,2014

The white paper includes a list of 193 flame retardants, including 29 discovered in building and household products, 50 found in the indoor...

Photo courtesy Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities
October 15,2014

The impetus behind Harvard's Center for Green Buildings and Cities is what the design school’s dean, Mohsen Mostafavi, describes as a “rapidly...

Renderings courtesy Zaha Hadid Architects
October 10,2014

The project sees a departure from Hadid’s well-known use of concrete, fiberglass, and resin. Instead, the primary material will be timber, curved...

The 170,735-sf net zero emissions office building prototype in St. Louis, Mo., d
October 09,2014

A new study by Navigant Research projects that public- and private-sector efforts to lower the carbon footprint of new and renovated commercial...

Photo: Samuel Boisvert via Wikimedia Commons
September 24,2014

On the heels of recording its strongest pace of growth since 2007, there continues to be an increasing level of demand for design services...

Tesoro Corporation headquarters in San Antonio, TX, a LEED-certified building. P
September 03,2014

The LEED Proven Provider designation is designed to minimize the need for additional work during the project review process.

Photos: James Steinkamp, Steinkamp Photography
August 26,2014

With its sloping grass-covered green roof, the two-story building is at the intersection of the two historic original Western Reserve University...

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August 12,2014

The $60 million structure is wrapped in a bright-white, aluminum pergola for dramatic effect and solar shading.

Photo: Tiia Monto via Wikimedia Commons
July 23,2014

AIA reported the June ABI score was 53.5, up from a mark of 52.6 in May.

July 18,2014

The Green Building Initiative announced that the University of North Carolina-Charlotte’s Belk Hall, a student housing facility for the college’s...