Apply balanced judgment when using LCA.
A white paper from UL Environment examines the development and use of EPDs in the validation of life cycle-based product environmental impacts.
The “much-needed” rule will help building pros select countertops based on environmental attributes.
A 2011 LCA shows that food scraps processed through a disposer and sent to a wastewater treatment plant with anaerobic digestion and cogeneration can result in a reduction of global warming potential.
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.
Health Product Declarations address the health side of building products and materials.
The tools for more sustainable products are in place, but they are only useful when builders communicate their value to homeowners and other decision-makers.
This rugged carpet tile collection uses windshields as one option for its eco-friendly backing.
Now ís your chance to comment on ANSIís draft standard for enhanced product declarations.
A Minneapolis firm designs for resiliency and human experience rather than purely performance.