ICC Unveils 2012 International Green Construction Code

March 30, 2012 by  
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The 2012 International Green Construction Code was just announced this week by the International Code Council – and it intends to be the first holistic code based on environmentally positive design. Rather than focusing on a few tweaks like traditional codes, the IgCC 2012 looks at a project’s entire system performance and breaks down specific details for compliance. The Green Code’s intent is to improve energy efficiency, reduce waste, and improve health — goals that its development co-partner the USGBC has been holding up as a mantle for years. Read the rest of ICC Unveils 2012 International Green Construction Code Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “leed” , 2012 International Green Construction Code , aia , ASHREA 189.1 , Green Code standard , ICC , IgCC , Jeff Potter , Rick Fedrizzi , usgbc

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