29 May '14, 3am

Air-Purifying Cement to Grace Facade of Palazzo Italia #greenbuilding

Air-Purifying Cement to Grace Facade of Palazzo Italia #greenbuilding

Let us take, for example, nitric oxides and dioxides, sulfur dioxides, carbon monoxide, i.e. some of the elements which we see controlled everyday by air monitoring stations: the photocatalytic reaction which occurs on the surface of the material treated with TX Active, thanks to its cement matrix transforms these pollutants into salts which have no impact on the environment and health.

Full article: http://greenbuildingelements.com/2014/05/28/air-purifying...

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Strength and Design in Concrete Forms

Strength and Design in Concrete Forms

greenbuildingelements.com 29 May '14, 9pm

There is something amazingly raw and beautiful in cast concrete forms and buildings. These forms can become any shape imag...

Why Owning Your Own Power Plant Might Not Be Crazy

Why Owning Your Own Power Plant Might Not Be Crazy

greenbuildingelements.com 30 May '14, 4pm

is a writer, producer, and director. Meyers is editor and site director of Green Building Elements, a contributor to Clean...

Urban Wind Turbine Provides Quiet Power

Urban Wind Turbine Provides Quiet Power

greenbuildingelements.com 31 May '14, 2am

Dawn has over 15 years experience in the construction industry. She has been a LEED AP since 2006, and is also a Green Bui...

Don’t Toss that Box – Eat It! Designing Sustainable Packaging

Don’t Toss that Box – Eat It! Designing Sustain...

greenbuildingelements.com 27 May '14, 3pm

Don’t Toss that Box – Eat It! Designing Sustainable Packaging (via sustainablog ) If there were two words that summed up t...

6 Building Materials of the Future

6 Building Materials of the Future

greenbuildingelements.com 26 May '14, 9am

Dawn has over 15 years experience in the construction industry. She has been a LEED AP since 2006, and is also a Green Bui...

Trina Solar Is The First To Guide Over 1 GW Of ...

greenbuildingelements.com 27 May '14, 3pm

The company has guided 950 MW to 1,010 MW of module shipments this quarter (Q2’14), marking the first time that a photovol...

Electric Cars Reinvented – $178.9 Billion Market

Electric Cars Reinvented – $178.9 Billion Market

greenbuildingelements.com 02 Jun '14, 2pm

Launches of production models of fuel cell cars are promised around 2015 by companies such as Hyundai, Toyota, Daimler and...

How to Buy an Eco-Friendly Dishwasher (In 2014)

How to Buy an Eco-Friendly Dishwasher (In 2014)

greenbuildingelements.com 03 Jun '14, 2pm

is a writer, producer, and director. Meyers is editor and site director of Green Building Elements, a contributor to Clean...

Just Found! The Oldest Solar Device in the World

Just Found! The Oldest Solar Device in the World

greenbuildingelements.com 03 Jun '14, 5pm

John Perlin is author of four books: “A Golden Thread: 2500 Years of Solar Architecture and Technology;” “A Forest Journey...

WELL Building Standard Measures Health of Buildings

WELL Building Standard Measures Health of Build...

greenbuildingelements.com 02 Jun '14, 9am

WELL is grounded in medical research that demonstrates the connection between buildings and the health and wellness impact...

Climate Change at the Movies #greenbuilding

Climate Change at the Movies #greenbuilding

greenbuildingelements.com 05 Jun '14, 4pm

“Scientific consensus on climate change is clear,” the team says. “Attention to this issue in mainstream media is likely t...

New York to Provide Incentives for Zero-Net-Energy Buildings

New York to Provide Incentives for Zero-Net-Ene...

greenbuildingelements.com 03 Jun '14, 3pm

A zero-net-energy building relies on, among other things, solar panels, insulation and geothermal heating and cooling syst...

4 Major Cooling Efficiency Myths

4 Major Cooling Efficiency Myths

greenbuildingelements.com 05 Jun '14, 3pm

This is only true in certain situations. For example: An undersized air conditioner won’t be able to cool a room off, ther...

Reducing Emissions the Primary Way to Fight Cli...

greenbuildingelements.com 02 Jun '14, 6pm

Lifting reflective balloons into earth orbit and increasing the reflectivity of satellites to reflect away solar heating w...

Biomimicry Inspires Squid-like Building

Biomimicry Inspires Squid-like Building

greenbuildingelements.com 23 May '14, 3am

Biomimicry is the practice of using nature to inspire design. It has become more popular as the green building movement ha...