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Everything in an indoor environment contributes to the Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) and poor IAQ can trigger asthma attacks, spread disease and expose occupants to toxic substances. Johnsonite's Diane Martel discusses the role building products play on IAQ and how building occupants, including students and school faculty, are impacted. Presented by:
Continuing ED+C's coverage of the USGBC's efforts to make it easier for its members and users to access education, Rebecca Flora, LEED AP, AICP Senior V.P. Education & Research, USGBC, talks with managing editor Derrick Teal about the upcoming new licensing and subscription models in this 12-minute podcast. August 2010 podcast sponsored by:
FXFOWLE's Sylvia Smith explains how the architecture and design of the award-winning Center for Global Conservation protects wildlife, nature and the environment. Moderated by editor Michelle Hucal, sponsored by CertainTeed Insulation.
ED+C's Michelle Hucal talks with the developer and architect of Los Vecinos, a green affordable housing neighborhood and the 2010 Excellence in Design Award winner in the multi-family residential category. Sponsored by Sherwin-Williams and Johns Manville. July 2010 podcast sponsored by:
EDC Editor Michelle Hucal hosts a Q&A with Thom Lowther, director of Continuing Educations Services for USGBC, on the high-demand and need for continuing education in the sustainable building marketplace. This 12-minute discussion share what you need to know about the current LEED AP credential and various educational services offered by the USGBC. The May 2010 sponsors are:
In The Integrative Design Guide to Green Building: Redefining the Practice of Sustainability, 7group's principals and integrative design pioneer Bill Reed introduce design and construction professionals to the concepts of whole building design and whole systems.
EDC's Green Product Buzz Guides bring you the latest in green building products and services from companies exhibiting at trade shows, including Greenbuild, the AIA Expo, Coverings, Surfaces and more.
Welcome to EDC's crossword puzzle. This puzzle was created specifically for the green building industry by Myles Mellor; all the clues and answers relate to industry terms. Click to view the interactive version of the puzzle that appeared in print. Or if you prefer, you'll find a PDF link to this month's puzzle and solution.