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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_building

Green building refers to both a structure and the application of processes that are environmentally responsible and resource-efficient throughout a building's life- cycle: from planning to design, construction, operation, maintenance, renovation, and demolition. .... A variation of every design variable may affect the environment during all the ...

www.nationwideconstruction.us/eco-friendly-construction-8-advantages-of-green-building

Feb 26, 2016 ... Eco-friendly construction involves the use of materials and processes ... the reduced operation and maintenance costs of green buildings make ... Indoor environment quality depends on conditions inside a building and how .... It is great doing business with someone who has now become a trusted friend.

bosscontrols.com/buildings-impact-environment

Buildings have a huge impact on the environment. ... For example, using non- sustainable materials in the construction of the ... The EPA states that roughly 170,000 commercial buildings are built in the U.S. every ... A LEED Gold certified building has 19% lower maintenance costs than the average non-LEED rated building.

healthdev.com/nubuild/building-green

PCI | HealthDev cares about the environment and what it means to our future. ... The maintenance or enhancement of the natural features, while minimizing ... Our business model requires that we build durable buildings. ... construction of each project by minimizing wasted materials and conserving our planet's resources.

www.askemap.org/greenyourbusiness/materials

Materials. As a business owner, you have a product or service that you must sell and ... processes for potential waste areas and practice preventive maintenance. ... Use of environmentally friendly building materials in the construction phase of  ...

precast.org/2010/07/precast-concrete-manufacturing-and-the-environment

Jul 28, 2010 ... As a building material, precast concrete has an edge over other ... It also allows better control and monitoring of raw materials than when pouring at a construction site. ... Since a manufacturing facility is a relatively stable environment, it is ... If implemented, they will have a positive environmental and safety ...

www.sidingestimator.org/eco-friendly-siding

Are you a responsible citizen concerned with the environment and looking for green ... While at face value a material like wood siding would seem to be the most green, ... points for building sustainable, eco-friendly, and environmentally safe construction. ... This is truly a sustainable and maintenance free siding option.

www.legrand.com/EN/green-building-description_12850.html

Eco-construction, also referred to as sustainable construction or green building, ... The use of “environmental” or “natural” materials that consume little energy in their ... The expectations of today's owners and occupants in terms of maintenance, ... In commercial buildings, solutions are multiplied to reduce energy use and ...

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Sep 23, 2013 ... Responsible for 40 percent of global energy usage and 25 percent of global ... Green building materials have become a growing part of the arsenal to lower those ... of leakage, higher maintenance and ability to withstand higher wind speeds. ... at the University of Denver's Daniels College of Business.