Building Materials

GAF Renews Partnership with Habitat
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GAF Renews Partnership with Habitat

Will continue to donate roofing materials where GAF factory-certified contractors... More

Turning Demolished Buildings Into Beautiful Materials
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Turning Demolished Buildings Into Beautiful Materials

Razing old structures creates huge amounts of waste. StoneCycling transforms it... More

A Low-Cost 3D-Printed Shelter Built From Clay and Straw
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A Low-Cost 3D-Printed Shelter Built From Clay and Straw

Italy's WASP is creating affordable housing with a new shelter that costs just €48... More

Team of Scientists at UWE Bristol Develop Smart Bricks
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Team of Scientists at UWE Bristol Develop Smart Bricks

New bricks will change the way that buildings work, thanks to their wastewater and... More

Startup Uses Million-Year-Old Process to Grow Bricks
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Startup Uses Million-Year-Old Process to Grow Bricks

BioMason replicates the coral formation process to create eco–friendly masonry. More

Five Building Materials to Watch in 2016
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Five Building Materials to Watch in 2016

These products and technologies draw inspiration from the natural world. More

An Earthquake-Resistant Building Made with Carbon Fabric
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An Earthquake-Resistant Building Made with Carbon Fabric

The building, resembling a giant spider web, is the world’s first seismic... More

Amsterdam to Host EU Meetings with 3D-Printed Building
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Amsterdam to Host EU Meetings with 3D-Printed Building

The Netherlands has built a modular building with a 3D-printed facade to host... More

Quartz Project to Offer Open Data for Greener Construction
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Quartz Project to Offer Open Data for Greener Construction

The Quartz Project, debuted in late October, is an open dataset that promotes the... More

Could Natural Clay Replace Cement in Masonry Units?
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Could Natural Clay Replace Cement in Masonry Units?

California fabricator Watershed Materials is working with the National Science... More

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