29 Dec '14, 7pm

You might not expect it, but Dunkin' Donuts is a hot trend in green building: -@StuartKaplow

To be recognized as a DD Green restaurant, a franchisee will follow a five stage program during the planning, design and construction of a store. The five stages of the DD Green program include Site Development, Store Efficiency, Healthy Indoors, Sustainable Operations and Innovation and Community. Each stage of the DD Green strategies provides a synopsis of the strategy goal, specific educational information, guidance and metrics to achieve with the design and construction team. Each stage focuses on securing sustainable strategies and practices for restaurants, including the mitigation of construction pollution and waste recycling, installation of energy efficient LED light fixtures, mechanical units and water saving plumbing fixtures, implementation of healthy environments with indoor air quality management and use of zero VOC paints, and sustainable building operations...

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