04 May '11, 5am

Green Materials to Grow to $70B by 2015

Green Materials to Grow to $70B by 2015

U.S. demand for green building materials — products that contribute to LEED certification — is expected to reach $70 billion by 2015, according to an updated study by The Freedonia Group . The market is currently at $39 billion, representing a staggering increase of 13% per year during the next five years. This increase will come from green materials taking market share from non-green materials, but the main driver for demand is a rebound from the construction doldrums of recent years.

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