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July 2012

Published on July 27, 2012 Written by Brendan Owens Posted in LEED

Ever been to New York, NY? Picture the island of Manhattan in your mind (or Google’s). Now multiply that by three. Or, picture...

Published on July 20, 2012 Written by Brendan Owens Posted in LEED
Photo credit: Bob Mical

If 10 years ago, someone had told you that a consumer desire to buy paints that don’t emit harmful fumes (also known as VOCs) would jeopardize the jobs of decent, hard working Americans, would you have believed them? If they had predicted that 10 years in the future, low-emitting paint, carpets and adhesives, would not only be widely available...