Advances in green chemistry and the relationship between design professionals and building product manufacturers will revolutionize the way we think about products and materials.
The 10 finalists in this year’s Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Challenge employ bio-based and recycled materials in sustainable building materials.
I fell behind on our study schedule but for a good reason: I learned about architects’ growing push for increased building-material transparency.
What to do with building materials after the storm.
How much do you know about the materials that you're using?
The Space Age technology is poised to alter the insulation and thermal energy storage industries to significantly reduce building energy demand.
Facts and Graphs
New data show the effects of increased efficiency of HVAC equipment.
Industry groups foresee problems with the proposed changes to LEED. We look at some of the concerns with LEED v4.
A new tear-inspired material developed by scientists at Harvard's Wyss Institute could help architects with stormwater management in buildings.
Lighter concrete means reduced fuel during transportation.