26 Nov '15, 2am

Lighting Recycling is becoming an industry https://t.co/0YYGA8IrJt https://t.co/ElqDvtj063

home > green building design > lighting > how disposing of lights is changing Why 'Green'? Building Materials Compared Timber: Materials & Design Earth & Clay: Materials & Design Plaster: Render, Mortar & Boards Complex Components: Materials & Design Metals: Production & Environmental Impact Concrete: Production, impact and design Green Roofs & Planting Toxic Chemistry: Chemicals in Construction Design for Thermal Efficiency Passivhaus Renewable Energy & Green Technology Housing Refurbishment / Retrofit Old Buildings Building Dismantling: Re-use & Recycling Embodied Carbon & EPDs Glossary of Green building Post Occupancy Evaluation (POE) Water Lighting Passive Solar design Spotting 'Greenwash' Recycled content Wellbeing in the environment Materials: whole life costing Reclaimed construction materials Case Studies Introduction & Causes

Full article: http://www.greenspec.co.uk/building-design/disposing-of-l...

Tweets

Vinyl (PVC) Flooring and Pregnancy https://t.co/h3JRlQs35Q https://t.co/szIpj20yNo

Vinyl (PVC) Flooring and Pregnancy https://t.co...

greenspec.co.uk 26 Nov '15, 12am

Women exposed to high levels of a chemical commonly used in vinyl flooring and PVC are more likely to have high blood pres...

See the latest article in Roger Hunts 'Old Buildings' series https://t.co/aaI3ZjZQQj https://t.co/g0kTD2cIA2

See the latest article in Roger Hunts 'Old Buil...

greenspec.co.uk 25 Nov '15, 12pm

Improving a building’s thermal performance is now about a lot more than unrolling a layer of fibreglass insulation in the ...

12 quirky temporary structures made from mostly...

inhabitat.com 26 Nov '15, 3pm

Eindhoven has a reputation for being one of the world's most exciting design hubs, and we recently had the chance to exper...

A look at 2015’s best in sustainable design in LA, California’s capital of all things green. https://t.co/9wPkeLkPJl https://t.co/UEBUxhtNU5

A look at 2015’s best in sustainable design in ...

gbdmagazine.com 24 Nov '15, 6pm

Designed by a nine-member team of specialists of differing expertise, the building itself was constructed by using recycle...

industry

industry

businessgreen.com 25 Nov '15, 4pm

The government has today quietly halted a £1bn competition aimed at commercialising carbon capture and storage (CCS) techn...

Why green building is red hot

greenbiz.com 25 Nov '15, 9am

Skyrocketing demand is making green construction a significant contributor in the fast-growing green economy. Generating 3...

Retrofit Essentials: Roger Hunt's take on green...

greenspec.co.uk 29 Nov '15, 2am

Unintended consequences is a phrase that increasingly crops up when considering energy efficient retrofits to old building...

@millsswift @spectator @FraserNelson Green buil...

ukgbc.org 26 Nov '15, 7pm

According to Defra’s 2009 UK Climate Change Projections , in this country we are likely to experience hotter drier summers...

Daniel Libeskind unveils design for the new green-roofed Lithuanian Modern Art Center in Vilnius

Daniel Libeskind unveils design for the new gre...

inhabitat.com 26 Nov '15, 4am

just unveiled their latest design venture into the museum typology: the New Lithuanian Modern Art Center to be erected in ...

Doors wide open at New Zealand’s first 10 Homes...

nzgbc.org.nz 26 Nov '15, 5am

Doors wide open at New Zealand’s first 10 Homestar Built home 07 August 2015 The first home to achieve a 10 Homestar Built...

Women in Sustainability Leadership Awards | Gre...

gbdmagazine.com 23 Nov '15, 5pm

developed an award-winning, high-performance, factory-manufactured paneling system (in partnership with her husband, Trygg...

Nine Green-Product Databases Make Selecting #Su...

ecobuildingpulse.com 22 Nov '15, 3am

in 2011, Greenguard recognizes building materials, finishes, interior furnishings, furniture cleaning products, and electr...

The future of green building was on display at the @Greenbuild conference, writes @StuartKaplow: https://t.co/WlQtaw2xMu

The future of green building was on display at ...

greenbuildinglawupdate.com 23 Nov '15, 2pm

The USGBC’s annual Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in Washington, DC wrapped up last Friday and the question ...

Materials matchmaking: How GM drives $1 billion...

greenbiz.com 23 Nov '15, 11am

John Bradburn was re-purposing unconventional materials way before it was cool to sell upcycled goods online. As the 25-ye...

Sticks, Stones, Fabric: The Evolution of Sustai...

The very earliest buildings we have archaeological record of were formed primarily out of mud and straw — but we have come...