More stories about Cradle-to-Cradle Design

  • Envelope Products Recognized for sustainability

    MBDC, Charlottesville, Va., has awarded cradle to cradle certification at the Silver level to Moon Township, Pa.-based CENTRIA’s Formawall Graphix Series metal wall panels, Concept Series concealed fastener panels, IW Series concealed fastener panels, Profile Series exposed fastener panels...

  • Innovations: October 2008

    These products will help achieve sustainability.

  • Acknowledging the Best in Green

    As the nation’s presidential election draws near, this issue of eco-structure brings you a snapshot of Sen. John McCain's (R-Ariz.) and Sen. Barack Obama’s (D-Ill.) platforms regarding energy and the environment.

  • A House Maximizes Energy Efficiency

    Passive systems create a comfortable environment for the residents of a home in Durham, N.C.

  • EcoHome Readers’ Most-Requested Green Building Products of 2008

    EcoHome’s 2008 top reader-selected products reveal strong interest in solar.

  • Countertops by Icestone Recycled Glass Countertops

    Icestone doesn’t just talk the talk with its recycled glass countertops, it walks the walk from beginning to end. Currently the only durable surface to have achieved McDonough Braungart Design Chemistry’s Cradle to Cradle certification, VOC-free Icestone is made with 100% recycled glass in a cement...

  • Going Green is Not Always Black and White

    Often, going green is not black and white.

  • Commentary: Greenbuild Highlights

    USGBC’s annual conference expands and inspires in spite of general industry outlook.

  • Longevity, Durability, and Recyclability Make Metal Roofing a Good Choice for Sustainable Building

    There is a house in Omaha, Neb., that is unlike any other in the state—perhaps the country. Built under HUD's Partnership for Advancing Technology in Housing (PATH), this "Concept Home" is loaded with 60 of the best technologies and products home building has to offer and is seen as a model for the...

  • New + Notable

    Kohler. The industry’s first one-piece, 1.0-gpf, high-efficiency toilet with pressure assist technology, the San Raphael Pressure Lite uses compressed air to propel water for strong flushing power. According to the firm, the toilet, which carries the EPA WaterSense label, can save a household of...