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What's Driving Green Product Manufacturers: The Sherwin-Williams Company
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What's Driving Green Product Manufacturers: The Sherwin-Williams Company

In the third part of a series looking at what drives green product manufacturers,... More

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Are Bio-Based Materials The Answer?

Article in Environmental Building News, published by Vision 2020 Chair Alex Wilson, contends that using bio-based materials can also have undesirable environmental impacts. More

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SVOCs Present Hidden Dangers

Flame retardants are just one of the many hazardous chemicals that may never be banned in the U.S. More

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An Introduction to HPDs

Health Product Declarations address the health side of building products and materials. More

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Nine Superfund Sites Announced

The EPA added nine new hazardous waste sites to the National Priorities List of Superfund sites and is proposing 10 additional sites. More

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Toward Sustainable Materials

In the construction world, Nadav Malin believes there are two main species—diggers and climbers. While some people enjoy scaling ladders and creating structure, Malin prefers digging in the dirt. “I found that when I was building houses, I really loved the earthwork part of it,” says Malin, now president of BuildingGreen, Inc. “I remember almost being sad when it was time to backfill the foundation and start building up out of the ground. There’s just a connection to the materiality of earth and the things we build with that I think is almost instinctual for people.”... More

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The Stuff of Green Building

In the construction world, Nadav Malin believes there are two main species—diggers and climbers. While some people enjoy scaling ladders and creating structure, Malin prefers digging in the dirt.  More

Green Adhesives
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Green Adhesives

Manufacturers are offering more adhesives that have low-VOC content and are... More

Sustainable Products and Trends for 2012
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Sustainable Products and Trends for 2012

Green building expert shares industry predictions for the new year. More

Product Review: Carpet
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Product Review: Carpet

Evaluating carpet for green-built homes requires looking beyond the surface--to... More

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