30 Oct '13, 12am

[Prod/Sustainablity] Green Building Materials: Where to Find a List

Cynde asks: We are building a new commercial building next year. Do you know where I can obtain a list of materials needed that are as green as possible? I need materials from structure walls to carpet. Thanks, Cynde Answer: Advice provided by: Katherine Fink, Cornell University I would start by looking into buildinggreen.com . They have a comprehensive list of 3,000 green building products. The Green Building Product Certifications: Getting What You Need guide is free with a GreenSpec membership. If you are not interested in becoming a GreenSpec member, you could also look into the Green Building Materials list . This resource categorizes materials by project need. A third resource for green building materials is Eco Building Products . This site has featured and recently added products, as well as materials categorized by project need. Related Advice: Green Building Mate...

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