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    The organic treats on the menu aren’t the only attraction at this sustainable seaside eatery.

  • Five-Point Home Performance Tune-Up

    These five tune-up items will prompt improvements in the health, safety, comfort, durability, and energy efficiency of your homes.

  • Sansin Purity Interior Zero VOC

    The new Purity Interior Zero VOC stain from Ontario-based Sansin Corp. is the company’s first water-based interior wood stain to feature a base free of VOCs that penetrates both soft and hard woods.

  • California Dreamin' For LEED Platinum

    The organic treats on the menu aren't the only attraction at this sustainable seaside eatery.

  • Frameless Cabinets from Woodharbor

    Woodharbor. CastPointe frameless cabinetry is crafted with Environmentally Preferred Products made from 100% recycled material and compliant with California CARB regulations for formaldehyde emissions. The cabinetry is available with a low-VOC, formaldehyde-free topcoat available in 38 spray stain...

  • Formaldehyde-Free Flooring from Smith and Fong

    Smith and Fong. Sideways, the company’s first line of engineered hardwood flooring, is available in indigenous American species of maple, beech, birch, cherry, and hackberry. The pre-finished flooring is urea formaldehyde–free, California Section 01350–compliant, and FSC-certified. The click-lock...

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  • Eco-Friendly Laundry Set from Bosch

    Bosch. The Vision line of full-size (3.31-cubic-foot) laundry equipment is rated to use 13 gallons of water per load, achieving an MEF of 2.52 and a WF of 4.5 (both 40% better than 2009 thresholds). EcoSmart sensors and intelligent controls continuously analyze the wash cycle and automatically...

  • Water-Conserving Washer from LG

    LG. The WM2701HV model offers a 4.5-cubic-foot-capacity stainless steel tub to reduce the number of loads; it automatically senses water hardness and detergent level, adjusting cycle length and water level to maximize efficiency. The washer achieves an MEF rating of 2.57 and a WF of 3.4, or nearly...

  • Energy-Efficient Washer from Frigidaire

    Frigidaire. The Affinity series laundry set is rated for a modified energy factor (MEF) of 2.31 and a water factor (WF) of 3.8, or about 28% and 97% better than current thresholds, respectively. The washer offers spin cycles up to 1,100 rpm and purports a 25-minute wash cycle among 25 wash options...