When it comes to building, what does “green” really mean? According to a recent report from Connecticut-based Environment and Human Health Inc. (EHHI), LEED standards are being adopted by many levels of government as law but are not sufficient to protect human health. The LEED rating system was developed by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) – a trade … [Read more...] about Do LEED Standards Neglect Indoor Air Quality?
In the world of architecture, “green” is a growing trend. LEED certification, a rating system that determines a building’s degree of eco-friendliness, is an award coveted by businesses worldwide. We have compiled a list of the greenest buildings in the United States, most of which are rated Platinum – the highest tier on the LEED certification ladder. Here are some of the … [Read more...] about Greenest Buildings in the US