Indoor Air Quality

We team up with the GREENGUARD Environmental Institute to ensure building tenants can take a deep breath of fresh air.

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Green Building and Human Health

This is the next frontier in performance.
April 1, 2014
Our nation is in the midst of a lively public policy debate on how to best enable healthier choices so that we might thrive as individuals and communities.
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Simple Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality

April 1, 2014
Help improve the air quality of your building without breaking the bank.
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A Golden Opportunity For Platinum

March 10, 2014
A grant from the Department of Energy pushes a sustainable building at a Michigan university from LEED Gold to LEED Platinum.
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Saving "Green" By Going Green

Case study courtesy of Aquatherm
March 5, 2014
A Detroit high school installs 21st-century piping in direct-bury heat pump application.
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Pulling Sustainability Out of Thin Air

A wind turbine manufacturer makes IAQ improvements to its headquarters for occupant well-being and significant energy savings.
January 21, 2014
The inspiration to build one of the greenest buildings in North America started on a rainy afternoon in Portland, Ore., in 2009.
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Something in the Air

VOCs and pollutants play an important role in indoor air quality and can have a major impact on our daily lives.
October 3, 2013
VOCs and pollutants play an important role in indoor air quality and can have a major impact on our daily lives.
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Breaking Bad IAQ

July 10, 2013
A high-profile green building project meets high standards for indoor air quality.
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The Dangers of Claiming 'Green'

July 9, 2013
Research shows that air-pollution-removal technology used in "self-cleaning" paints and building surfaces may actually cause more problems than they solve.
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Operations/Management

Better Than A Gold Star

July 9, 2013
A university’s first-ever LEED Gold residence hall helps maintain its energy-efficient design by appealing to the competitive nature of its residents.
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On a Pursuit for Reuse

June 1, 2013
Under a new city green building standard in Baltimore, the largest stone mill in Maryland was reborn and achieved LEED Silver certification.
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2013 Top Products

In this space last year we said a lot more jobsites could be going paperless in the future—or at least be incorporating more mobile computing devices. Judging by this year’s results of the 2013 Top Products, we officially know we’re not going (too) crazy. It’s glaringly obvious that the market for accessing important information on the go has rapidly evolved in just one year and will continue to change. We wonder what’s in store for 2014, but for now enjoy the products that interested you—the reader of EDC’s print, digital, eNewsletter and, of course, mobile content—most in 2013.

Podcasts

Skanska’s senior vice president of Green Markets, Elizabeth Heider, shares her thoughts on the high points and happenings at Greenbuild 2013.
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EDC Magazine

April 2014 Cover

2014 April

Check out the April edition of EDC along with the announcement of the EDC On the Go app!
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Sustainable Healthcare Architecture, 2nd Edition

The essential guide for architects, interior designers, engineers, healthcare professionals, and administrators who want to create healthy environments for healing.

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Green Product Buzz Guide

Green Product Buzz GuideEDC'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.

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