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    A mining standards framework helps bring responsible metal and mineral extraction into the raw materials conversation.

  • Across the Institute

    Cincinnati, Lincroft, Charleston, New York, Pawtucket

  • Across the Institute

    Washington, D.C.

  • Joplin's Return

    Rebuilding in a recession's and a tornado's wake.

  • The Fixers

    Urban Charrette connects Tampa and the design community.

  • Southern Nevada Combats Water Waste

    The Water Smart Home program certifies both new homes and neighborhoods.

  • Resiliency to the Rescue

    Making homes resistant to natural disasters and sustainable in their aftermath goes hand-in-hand with environmental goals.

  • Across the Institute

    Washington, D.C.; Los Angeles; New York; Chicago; Detroit

  • An Introduction to the Living Building Challenge

    The “stubbornly beautiful” dandelion is an apt icon for the International Living Future Institute’s Living Building Challenge, the most ambitious green certification criteria to date, which encompasses a regenerative philosophy, advocacy platform, and certification program.

  • Green Chemistry

    Even though you may be specifying energy-efficient polystyrene, polyisocyanurate, and polyurethane insulation for your builds, flammability codes still require the use of flame retardant (FR) chemicals.