In an effort to increase transparency and recruit more stakeholders, the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute is seeking outside input for the next version of its standard.
The 10 finalists in this year’s Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Challenge employ bio-based and recycled materials in sustainable building materials.
More than four years after its predecessor, and one year later than originally planned, LEED v4 will be launched at Greenbuild 2013. Was the wait worth it?
The competition aims to inspire safe and healthy materials for affordable homes.
The non-profit organization takes responsibility for certifying the products, and also announces a $250,000 Product Innovation Challenge in partnership with Make It Right.
A task force comprising members from five certification groups will help standardize information collection and provide a single database of chemical hazards.
The recent addition to the company’s Accsys product range is Cradle to Cradle Gold certified.
From wood-wool cement wall tiles to ultra-clear fire-rated glass, these products give spaces a sustainable finish.
The office system is more than 90 percent recyclable and is produced on the Design for the Environment framework
In choosing a material, you need to address not just its content, but also its embodied energy, say Allison Ewing, Vision 2020 co-chair for Building Design + Performance. A materials mapping strategy may help you do so.
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