30 Oct '13, 5pm

"1st time major corporations...have come together to commit to improving human health through green bldg."

“This is the first time major corporations and institutions from multiple sectors have come together to publicly commit to improving human health through green building,” said Dan Geiger, executive director of USGBC-NCC. “Each partner has pledged to implement new organizational actions that have direct effects and generate awareness of how the built environment affects our well-being. This is a tremendous stimulus for the movement for healthy communities for all.”

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/usgbc-ncc-launches-building...

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