25 Dec '13, 3pm

Product certification programs like Cradle to Cradle are to building products as #LEED is to buildings. @CSIncOnline

Product certification programs like Cradle to Cradle are to building products as #LEED is to buildings. @CSIncOnline

Sustainable architecture is our industry’s declaration that tomorrow shall have a voice in what we do today. The extent to which we value and attend to that voice not only sets our course, but that of future generations as well. It’s not so much that this heightens our responsibility—for certainly it does—but rather it raises our opportunity. As we answer the voice of tomorrow, opportunity extends from product manufacturers to building sites and into every community. Sustainability is an essential structural element in the framework of a dynamic and necessary paradigm. It is the base of Maslow’s pyramid—ensuring the global population has access to essentials while higher order elements remain available and attainable. Our future relies on this worldview. We know that the application of sustainable practices can effectively reduce a building’s appetite for energy, water and...

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