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Light and Truth: Greener Interiors withGlass Partitions

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Offered by McGraw Hill Construction
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Innovative and sustainable applications for modular glass partitions, room dividers and doors provide effective pathways to modern interior trends while meeting new green codes and standards.

Objectives

1. Discuss the general applications of glass interior partitions and glass sliding doors in contemporary architecture in functionalterms.
2. Describe trends in sustainability and universal design that affect the selection of glass interior partitions and glass sliding doors.
3. List methods for specifying glass interior partitions and glass sliding doors for healthy building occupants and increased daylight and views.
4. Apply trends in green building, including new green codes and standards for interior furnishings and finishes, to the specification of glass interior partitions and sliding doors.

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