Insulation is a must of energy-efficient homes. New options offering recycled and renewable materials make the selection and installation processes easier.
Innovations in eco-friendly carpet tiles expand to the recycling of individual components.
El Cerrito's new Recycling and Environmental Resource Center lets residents easily recycle unwanted items, and find new treasures.
Scrap tires are gold mines for Ecore, which repurposes reclaimed rubber into building and flooring products in four steps.
The 10 finalists in this year’s Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Challenge employ bio-based and recycled materials in sustainable building materials.
New litter and recycling bins from Forms+Surfaces feature aluminum and Jatoba hardwood.
Contemporary in style, Techno is made of 99% recycled content.
Crossville has developed a system of processing ceramic and porcelain tile back into powder used in manufacturing new tile.
From faraway quarries to discarded toilets, ceramic tiles can comprise materials as varied as their finishes and applications. What they share is their general manufacturing process.
To address water needs by 2020, we must rethinking our supplies and reconsider reuse.