The Known Dangers of Vinyl Flooring

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Featured Articles Industry Insights Product Information #healthyhome #LEED #noplasticsplease #safetyfirst #WhyTileMost people shop for vinyl flooring because of its low price, and waterproof claims.

How ecoScorecard Can Help You With LEED

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

ecoScorecard can be a great asset if you are planning an upcoming project using any of the major environmental rating systems, such as LEED, Green Guidelines for Healthcare, Labs21, or the Collaborative for High Performance Schools. Green LEED EcoScorecard StonePeak Tile

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Green Afoot: Environmentally Friendly Flooring

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Featured Articles Green Building Innovations Product Information #healthyhome #LEED #noplasticsplease #safetyfirst #WhyTile

Ceramic Tile is Environmentally-Friendly

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Business How-To Featured Articles Green Building Industry Insights Innovations #ceramicsofitaly #EPD #greenbuilding #LEED #stressfreesustainability #tiletuesday #WhyTileMany ceramic tile options are made from recycled materials. Plus, once installed, tile can be reused generation after generation. There’s no question: combining incredible durability and responsible manufacturer usage of recycled content, tile is one of the most eco-friendly flooring options available.

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Green Squared Certified® Sustainable Tiles and Tile Installation Materials Qualify for New LEED Credit

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Building design professionals, facility managers and others seeking LEED building certification by the U.S. Specifically, Green Squared Certified products now qualify to contribute toward a new LEED Pilot Credit offered for using “Certified Multi-attribute Products and Materials.” The credibility of the LEED program relies on that being a rigorous review and approval process.” FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 26, 2016.

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Green Squared Certified® Sustainable Tiles and Tile Installation Materials Qualify for New LEED Credit

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Green Squared Certified® Sustainable Tiles and Tile Installation Materials Qualify for New LEED Credit. Building design professionals, facility managers and others seeking LEED building certification by the U.S. Specifically, Green Squared Certified products now qualify to contribute toward a new LEED Pilot Credit offered for using “Certified Multi-attribute Products and Materials.” CTDA Home | Contact Us.

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Katie Leede Baths

The Tile Shop

I like these bathrooms by Katie Leede: love the faux waves on the walls

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SkillBuild Success Story

Diary of a Tile Addict

Odhran beat off stiff competition from silver medallist James Ackland (Cardiff and Vale College), bronze medallist Mariusz Kanjecki (City of Glasgow College), highly commended Callum Pearson (Leeds College of Building), and four other competitors.

Employees Are Happier and More Productive in LEED Green Buildings

The A to Z of Building

Employees who work in LEED-certified green buildings are healthier, happier, and more productive compared to employees in conventional and non-LEED buildings, according to a new survey published

Mary Kay Inc. Receives LEED Silver Certification for its R3 Project in Lewisville, Texas

The A to Z of Building

a global leader in corporate and social responsibility, announced that it has obtained LEED Silver certification for its Lewisville, Texas manufacturing facility, the On June 4th, 2019, Mary Kay Inc.,

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Go Green in 2016 the Easy Way

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

ecoScorecard can be a great asset if you are planning an upcoming project using any of the major environmental rating systems, such as LEED, Green Guidelines for Healthcare, Labs21, or the […]. Green LEED EcoScorecard red list StonePeak

Go Green in 2016 the Easy Way

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

ecoScorecard can be a great asset if you are planning an upcoming project using any of the major environmental rating systems, such as LEED, Green Guidelines for Healthcare, Labs21, or the […]. Green LEED EcoScorecard red list StonePeak

Newly Redeveloped Unilever North America Headquarters Building Receives LEED Platinum Certification

The A to Z of Building

Green Building Council (USGBC) has awarded LEED Platinum certification—the highest level of LEED certification presented for sustainable buildings—to the newly renovated Unilever The U.S.

Parental Warning: Harmful Chemicals in Vinyl Floors, Furniture

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Featured Articles Green Building Industry Insights Innovations Product Information #healthyhome #LEED #noplasticsplease #safetyfirst #WhyTile

Kellogg Global Hub Receives LEED Platinum Certification

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The Kellogg School of Management’s Global Hub has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification, joining Kresge Centennial Hall as a Northwestern

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LEED help from LATICRETE® SUPERCAP®

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LATICRETE® SUPERCAP®, LLC, manufacturer of the revolutionary self-leveling SUPERCAP® System, launches a new LEED Project Certification Assistant, making the specification of “The Next Generation Slab™” for projects quick and easy.

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Vanderbilt University Alumni Hall Receives LEED Gold Certification

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Alumni Hall has received LEED Gold certification from the U.S. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design and is a Green Building Council for its recent renovation and addition.

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U.S. Green Building Council Grants LEED Silver Certification to Noca Blu

The A to Z of Building

Green Building Council has granted LEED Silver Certification to Noca Blu, their joint multifamily development at On April 25th, 2019, Hunt Companies, Inc. and Savoy Development announced that the U.S.

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Preston Meadows Community in Canada Receives LEED Neighbourhood Development Certification

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After working with the US and Canada Green Building Councils for eight years, helping them refine and launch their LEED for Neighbourhood Developments (LEED-ND) program, Reid's Heritage Homes is

Top LEED Projects Use Fired-Clay Brick Exteriors

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The world’s highest-scoring college dorm in Leadership and Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is the latest among top LEED projects to consistently incorporate brick exteriors. Serving as a

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Harris Earns LEED Silver Certification for New Global Innovation Center

The A to Z of Building

Harris Corporation has achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver Certification for its new Global Innovation Center – a state-of-the-art, interactive technology showcase

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Pearl River Tower in Guangzhou Achieves LEED-CS Platinum Certification

The A to Z of Building

The Pearl River Tower, an environmentally-smart building that stands as a landmark within the Guangzhou skyline, has passed LEED-CS platinum certification - the highest LEED rating, thus becoming a

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Sustainable Stone Gets Major Green OK

Stone Update

LEED and LBC recognize natural stone’s ANSI/NSC certification. Featured Sustainablity Articles

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StonePeak’s Final Trade Shows of 2015

StonePeak Ceramics Blog

LEED StonePeak Trade Show BDNY Green Build Greenbuild NeoCon EastAs November comes to an end and December begins, StonePeak looks back at the last quarter of our Trade Shows, which included: NeoCon East, Design Boutique New York, and lastly GreenBuild. NeoCon East This year for NeoCon East we were located in a prime position near the entrance, housed in Booth #1345. The highlights of […]. The post StonePeak’s Final Trade Shows of 2015 appeared first on StonePeak Ceramics Blog.

Michelin’s 1.7-Million-Square-Foot Facility Achieves LEED Gold Certification

The A to Z of Building

Green Building Council has awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for the Company’s vast Midwest Distribution Center Michelin announced that the U.S.

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Rambler Park Awarded LEED Platinum EBOM Certification

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Parmenter Realty Partners announced today that Rambler Park has been awarded the first LEED Platinum for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance certification in Dallas and North Texas.

USGBC Awards LEED Platinum Certification to Mirabella Homeowners

The A to Z of Building

The United States Green Building Council (USGBC) has awarded the owners of the first 70 completed and occupied Mirabella homes in Bradenton, Florida the highest LEED certification level, Platinum

PECO’s Philadelphia Headquarters Receives LEED Certification

The A to Z of Building

PECO has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for the company’s Philadelphia headquarters. This achievement culminates a

Hokulani Waikiki Achieves USGBC LEED Certification

The A to Z of Building

Hokulani Waikiki by Hilton Grand Vacations Club, which opened a year ago in December 2013, achieved LEED certification as recognized by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). The upscale, urban

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Washington University Awarded LEED Platinum Certification for Hillman Hall

The A to Z of Building

Louis, has received LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum Hillman Hall, the Brown School's newest building on the Danforth Campus at Washington University in St.

Virgin Hotels Chicago Celebrates LEED Gold Certification Achievement

The A to Z of Building

Virgin Hotels is thrilled to announce that Virgin Hotels Chicago, the brand's first property, has achieved LEED Gold Certification, a nationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction and

Wayne State Receives LEED Gold Certification for Advanced Technology Education Center

The A to Z of Building

A former Farmer Jack grocery store that Wayne State renovated into its Advanced Technology Education Center (ATEC) in Warren has been certified as the university’s first ever LEED Gold building

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Flexhouse in Wildwood Achieves LEED Gold Homes Certification

The A to Z of Building

has been awarded LEED Gold Certification. The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system Welch Design, LLC announced today that Flexhouse, 33160 N. Cove Rd. in Wildwood, IL.,

Wayne State University’s ATEC Building Wins LEED Gold building Certification

The A to Z of Building

A former Farmer Jack grocery store that Wayne State University renovated into its Advanced Technology Education Center (ATEC) in Warren has been certified as the university’s first ever LEED

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MSU’s Jabs Hall Earns USGBC’s LEED Gold Certification

The A to Z of Building

Montana State University’s Jabs Hall, home of the Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship, has earned LEED Gold certification from the U.S.

Loyola’s Center for Translational Research and Education Receives LEED Gold Certification

The A to Z of Building

Loyola University Chicago’s Center for Translational Research and Education (CTRE) has received the prestigious LEED® gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.

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IDEXX Synergy Center Named No. 4 in Top 10 ‘Beyond LEED’ Projects

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Lavallee Brensinger Architects' IDEXX Synergy Center has been named Number 4 in Interiors & Sources "Beyond LEED: Our Top 10 Projects for 2014."

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Leeds Scientists Develop New Method to Measure Strength of Concrete Using Light

The A to Z of Building

Scientists from University of Leeds have used the principles of light to find a new way to measure the strength of modern types of concrete – providing the construction industry a better way to

BDC Markham Business Centre Receives LEED Gold Certification for Commercial Interiors

The A to Z of Building

The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) is pleased to announce it has received LEED Gold certification for Commercial Interiors (CI) for its Markham business centre.

Siemens Assists Iconic Carnegie Hall to Secure LEED Silver Certification

The A to Z of Building

Carnegie Hall, the nearly 125-year old iconic New York City music venue, today announced its award of a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver Certification from the U.S.

REI Seeks LEED Platinum Certification for New Distribution Center

The A to Z of Building

REI, the specialty outdoor co-op, has designed its new distribution center to be Net Zero Energy and is pursuing LEED Platinum—the highest level in the U.S. Green Building Council’s

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Arup’s Fulton Center Receives LEED Silver Certification

The A to Z of Building

Developed by the USGBC, the LEED rating system Arup, the interdisciplinary engineering, consulting and design services firm has announced the certification of LEED® Silver for The Fulton Center.

LEED Certification Boosts Revenue for Hotels

The A to Z of Building

Hotels certified in the sustainable building program Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED, helps the environment and boosts revenue for the hotel, according to a new Cornell

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