Web Tool: Transparency for Building Materials
A free online database provides insight into precautionary built environment...
Revolutionizing Masonry Products
Silicon Valley-based CalStar is manufacturing bricks and pavers using a fraction...
EHDA Merit Award: Power Haus
Superior insulation, a 14.2-kW PV array, and a greywater recovery system helped...
Fly Ash-Content Bricks From CalStar
CalStar. Made with fly ash, water, and sand and manufactured with a...
Lightweight Manufactured Stone From Eldorado
Eldorado Stone. Made with cement with lightweight aggregates, the company’s...
Case Study: DIY Remodel Soars to LEED Platinum
Built largely by the homeowner and completed over the course of seven years, the project is one of the highest-scoring but least-expensive LEED homes ever.
Merit Award: Key Peninsula, Gig Harbor, Wash.
Sustainbly built waterfront home connects residents to the outdoors while...
CalStar's Fly Ash Brick may reduce manufacturing-related CO2 emissions
The company's Fly Ash Brick consists of 40 percent pre-consumer recycled materials
Countertops And Sinks From New River Concrete
New River Concrete Countertops and Sinks are made of sand and gravel from the New...
Innovations: April 2008
These products will help achieve sustainability.