Episode 151: Hunter Lovins looks ahead, a startup accelerator guide

December 7, 2018 by  
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A group of industry leaders in the building products space including Interface, Gensler and Skanska is working on a database of low-carbon products.

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Get the ball rolling: Dow’s blueprint for unlocking carbon reductions

December 7, 2018 by  
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A Q&A with the global technology and sustainability head on the new Dow and Olympic climate collaboration.

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Europe’s circular economy competitive advantage

December 7, 2018 by  
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Just look at the trajectory of the Finnish mobile company, Nokia.

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Could plastics actually help fight climate change?

December 7, 2018 by  
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The answer is in the chemistry.

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Designing the Tesla building

November 1, 2017 by  
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As DHL, IKEA, Volvo and General Motors go, the building industry follows?

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Upcycle Wood Trim Into This Crafty DIY Sign

July 4, 2016 by  
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If you’re in need of a rustic addition to the decor in your home, look no further than your local salvage store. Among the building materials, you’ll find tons of leftover trim and molding waiting to be used. Help save this discarded wood from the…

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The quest to detox the built environment

June 10, 2015 by  
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An array of green chemistry and toxic materials guides are being rolled out in the building industry, but what will it take to help non-chemists make sense of the shift?

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INFOGRAPHIC: Top 10 mobile apps for the building and construction industry

May 5, 2015 by  
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Whether you work in the building industry or are a backyard hobbyist, chances are that you’d rather spend more time building and less time on calculations and estimates. Luckily, many mobile apps are now available to do those tasks for you. Window and Door Guys compiled a list of the top 10 apps for the building and construction industry that can do everything from completing layouts to calculating conduit bends and fills. Click through to see all the recommended apps. Read the rest of INFOGRAPHIC: Top 10 mobile apps for the building and construction industry Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: building industry apps , construction apps , construction industry , infographic , mobile apps , reader submitted content , Window and Door Guys

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GreenFiber Turns Recycled Paper into Insulation

December 3, 2012 by  
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With innovative manufacturing processes and an eco-friendly edge, the company is turning cellulose insulation into a major competitor in the building products industry.

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The Better Buildings Challenge: Putting facilities on an energy diet

May 31, 2012 by  
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Just as with a weight-loss diet, building owners are essentially united in knowing they need to use less energy — the just don’t know how to go about it. The DOE’s new Better Building Challenge aims to bring the success of Energy Star to the building market.

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