Aqucell and PHOENIX Water Recycling will be exhibiting at the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference and Exhibition, October 22-24, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA. Stop by booth 622 and see how we can contribute to earning up to 15 LEED® points for your next project.
Greenbuild International Conference & Expo 2014
The Greenbuild International Conference & Expo is the world’s largest conference and exposition dedicated to green building, and it’s the place where 23,000 attendees and 750 exhibitors from the green building industry come together ...
U.S. Green Building Council Releases Annual Top 10 Countries and Regions for LEED
Recently (1/22), the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), the creators of the LEED green building program, announced the Top 10 Countries and Regions for LEED. The list recognizes markets outside the U.S. that are using LEED to create healthier, more sustainable spaces that work to improve quality of life. China tops the list, for markets outside of the U.S., followed by Canada and India. The list represents 6,657 LEED-certified projects totaling more than 158 million square meters of space globally and ranks...
We’ve teamed up with NHS Trust Leeds to push sustainability in hospitals
We’re working closely with Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust to reduce the carbon footprint of hospitals around Leeds, and save money through steps such as improving recycling and saving energy. We were in the Gledhow Wing at St James’s Hospital last week supporting the Estates team with their NHS Sustainability Day, and promoting their GRASP recycling campaign. The strategy stands for be Green, Recycle, be Aware, and be Sustainable for our Patients. We exhibited some of our products that will be...
UL Announces product Lens™ Program acceptance by USGBC’s LEED certification program
UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announced today the Product Lens™ chemical disclosure program has been recognized under the Building Product Design and Optimization grouping – Materials Ingredient credit by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) LEED green building program. LEED is referenced in project specifications for 71% of projects valued at $50 million and over. Acceptance in the LEED certification program is another validation that UL’s Product Lens...
Chicago Soap Factory aims towards environmental-friendly recycling goals
Environmentally-friendly cleaning products Method Home is known for their environmentally-friendly household cleaning products, but their dedication to resource preservation throughout the entire production process is not as widely recognized. Their factory, called the Soapbox, is situated on Chicago`s South side, and the exterior is covered in an array of brightly colored awnings that remind you of their colorful soap bottles.The most fascinating features on the outside of their facility are the massive 70...
TELUS Garden receives official LEED Platinum certification
Following an extensive review, the Canada Green Building Council awarded TELUS Garden Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification. This is the highest rating a building development can receive. This honour was presented at today’s launch of the Smart Prosperity initiative at TELUS Garden, attended by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. TELUS President and CEO Darren Entwistle is a founding member of the Smart Prosperity initiative, a new group of Canadian leaders committed to...