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USGBC Minnesota IMPACT 2017

On May 3rd, USGBC Minnesota’s IMPACT 2017 conference gathered local sustainability leaders for a day of inspiration and knowledge sharing. In the opening keynote, U.S. Green Building Council President and CEO… 538 more words

IFMA releases Green Cleaning guide for facilities management professionals

Besides aesthetic considerations, maintaining a clean facility has numerous benefits including prolonged useful life of building components, improved indoor environmental quality, reduced exposure to pathogens, and it can even mean improved efficiency lowering energy costs. 276 more words

Sustainability And Building Science

How I Became a LEED Green Associate

As of February 26, 2017, I am a LEED Green Associate.

In September 2016, I came across a Community Green Scholars grant on Facebook. 191 more words

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Why HDR pursued and achieved LEED Platinum for their new Virginia facility

Stephen Manlove is managing principal for the Washington, DC office of the award-winning HDR Architecture group. Their new office building, located in the Clarendon neighborhood of Arlington, VA, was just awarded LEED Platinum certification under USGBC’s LEED for Interiors, under version 2009 of the program. 490 more words

Sustainability And Building Science