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Nadav Malin

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Transparent Future Transparent Future

Materials & Resources chair Malin discusses how transparency will permeate the world of building products, giving us nutrition-label-like sustainability data on everything we use. Read more

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The Future of Hazardous Assessment The Future of Hazardous Assessment

GreenScreen tool is helping future-proof hazardous assessments by identifying safer alternatives. Read more

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EPDs and LEED 2012

A recent statement of consensus offers an alternative means for disclosure tools in the upcoming update to the LEED rating system. Read more

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Toward Sustainable Materials

In the construction world, Nadav Malin believes there are two main species—diggers and climbers. While some people enjoy scaling ladders and creating structure, Malin prefers digging in the dirt. “I found that when I was building houses, I really loved the earthwork part of it,” says Malin, now president of BuildingGreen, Inc. “I remember almost being sad when it was time to backfill the foundation and start building up out of the ground. There’s just a connection to the materiality of earth and the things we build with that I think is almost instinctual for people.”... Read more

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The Stuff of Green Building

In the construction world, Nadav Malin believes there are two main species—diggers and climbers. While some people enjoy scaling ladders and creating structure, Malin prefers digging in the dirt.  Read more

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