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#Greenbuilding wins: #ElSalvador @Sherwin-Williams Admin. HQ becomes country's 1st #LEED Gold bldg. @ELSA…

This fall, Sherwin-Williams Centro America made green building history when its Administrative Headquarters became the first LEED Gold building in El Salvador. The building not only reflects the values of Sherwin-Williams Centro America, it also educates and engages the greater building community. USGBC spoke with Juan Francisco Sifontes , President and COO of Sherwin-Williams Centro America and President of the Board of Directors for the El Salvador Green Building Council. Q: There is always some risk involved when a project sets of goal of achieving LEED Gold. What aspect of the project was your biggest investment, and where have you seen the greatest reward? A: When we made the decision to pursue LEED certification for our administrative building, we knew we were entering unfamiliar territory for builders and designers in El Salvador. It was also hard to explain the pro...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/sherwin-williams-centro-ame...

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