The Environmental Protection Agency recently published 2014 regulatory priorities include addressing climate change, chemical security, and clean air and water.
On the heels of the General Services Administration selecting the Green Globes rating system, the Defense Department selected this alternative to LEED.
Recycling initiatives throughout the vinyl value chain have grown tremendously as many vinyl manufacturers establish take-back programs to collect and recycle old materials.
Recent evidence shows that over the last seven years, non-residential green building construction has grown from 1.4 to about 44 percent of the construction market.
As 2013 draws to a close and Congress prepares for the holidays its to-do list continues to grow and important business remains unaddressed.
Production of fracking operations has helped lower natural gas prices, which in turn is driving a manufacturing “renaissance.”