Just putting a sign on a building to signify it is green is a missed opportunity, says Blaine Brownell, ARCHITECT's resident materials columnist.
What to do with building materials after the storm.
Advances in green chemistry and the relationship between design professionals and building product manufacturers will revolutionize the way we think about products and materials.
Tony Budden build a house out of hemp. What did it take and what could it mean for home building?
The 10 finalists in this year’s Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Challenge employ bio-based and recycled materials in sustainable building materials.
The Space Age technology is poised to alter the insulation and thermal energy storage industries to significantly reduce building energy demand.
A new report examines the presence of asthma-causing chemicals in building materials.
Can these five materials change the way you do business?
A minimalist furniture series uses recycled and reclaimed materials, photovoltaic panels get a colorful boost, and more in this week’s roundup.
I fell behind on our study schedule but for a good reason: I learned about architects’ growing push for increased building-material transparency.
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